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Northern mockingbird
MergusSerrator

Northern mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)

A northern mockingbird was doing the wing-flourish thing on the beach.
Habitat
shore
Location
Cliffwood Beach, NJ
Date taken
6/13/2020
Scientific name
Mimus polyglottos
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A lovely find for you MS and observing that behaviour too.

I'm not sure if it's been fully explained, but most think that it's to stir up insects? Is that right... can't remember now LOL.

Many thanks for showing it to us lad.
 

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