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Mockingbirds get their name from their ability to mock or mimic the songs of other birds. The scientific name of the northern mockingbird, Mimus polyglottos, means "many-tongued mimic."

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Mockingbirds live in North America from Canada to Mexico, with concentrations in the southern parts of the United States, including Texas and Florida. Mockingbirds are proficient singers with 39 different songs and over ...

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The state bird of Florida is the northern mockingbird. This bird is also the state bird of Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas. The northern mockingbird is colored in shades of white, black and gray. The bird, which grows ar...

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Mockingbirds live in North America from Canada to Mexico, with concentrations in the southern parts of the United States, including Texas and Florida. Mockingbirds are proficient singers with 39 different songs and over ...

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Mockingbirds are omnivorous. Their diet consists of arthropods, berries, earthworms and even lizards. Mockingbirds tend to eat animals as prey more frequently during breeding season. Mockingbirds consume water from puddl...

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Ducks and some other birds stand on one leg, called unipedal resting, to help regulate and maintain body temperature. A bird on ice reduces the amount of unfeathered surface exposed to the elements by standing on one leg...

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Predators of flamingos include other birds, such as vultures and storks, pythons, wild pigs and other mammals such as lions, jackals and cheetahs. The risk of predation to flamingos varies depending on their surrounding ...

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