Brown Thrasher – 5/2/11
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/2/11
Observation Time: 4:20 p.m.
Observation Location: Gavins Pond Road near soccer field parking lot
Common Name: Brown Thrasher
Scientific Name: Toxostoma rufum
Comments: Brown thrashers are one of the three mimics. The other two are catbirds and mockingbirds. Brown thrashers repeat each vocalization twice. Mockingbirds repeat three or four times. Catbirds only make each vocalization once.
More Information: All About Birds.org