A large grey thrasher (songbird) with a red patch under the tail, found in the south-western US and Mexico.
- Toxostoma dorsale (or crissale) , family Mimidae.
- The most prominent feature of the crissal thrasher is its very distinctive long curved bill.
- The crissal thrasher is mostly a uniform grayish brown, with a long, dark tail and a very long, decurved bill.
- There you can find nesting the crissal thrasher and the black-chinned sparrow.
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