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A bird (Mimus polyglottos) that mimics the songs of other birds and that can reproduce up to 20 different songs in a short amount of time. The mockingbird is a gray bird with white markings on the tail and whose habitat extends from the northern U.S. to Mexico.

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"Mockingbird on post" by Jack Wolf is licensed under CC BY-ND.

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