Bird #256 — Cactus Wren

campylorhynchus (curved beak) brunneicapillus (from brunneus, brown and capillus, hair)

Saturday, March 31, 1984 — 9:45 am

Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Arizona

The Cactus Wren was singing from a perch on top of an ocotillo stalk.  Its song sounded rather like a car starting. 

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