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Mimus gilvus  Mimus gilvus,Tropical Mock Click/tap to enlarge

Mimus gilvus

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The tropical mockingbird is a resident breeding bird from southern Mexico south to northern Brazil, and in the Lesser Antilles and other Caribbean islands. The birds in Panama and Trinidad may have been introduced. The northern mockingbird is its closest living relative, but the critically endangered Socorro mockingbird is also much closer to these two than previously believed .

Adults are 25 cm long and weigh 54 g . They are grey on the head and upper parts with yellow.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Minor Torres
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Uploaded Oct 3, 2018. Captured Sep 30, 2018 08:31.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/2000s
  • ISO640
  • 300mm