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Long-tailed Mockingbird

Mimus longicaudatus

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A fairly large brown-and-white bird found in desert and dry forest in western Ecuador and western Peru. It has a long tail, black markings on the face, and white wingbars. Juvenile has spots on the breast and a shorter tail. The only mockingbird within its range. Bold and inquisitive, often perching up on a cactus, tree, or other elevated perch, but also regularly descends to the ground.

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