Blue Mockingbird Melanotis caerulescens
Version: 1.0 — Published December 24, 2014
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Blue Mockingbird usually remains inside dense vegetative cover, on and close to the ground, although they may sing from more exposed perches (Howell and Webb 1995).
There are no published data on territory or home range size, territorial defense, maintenance, or fidelity for Blue Mockingbird.
Blue Mockingbird is socially monogamous.
Social and interspecific behavior
Blue Mockingbird usually is solitary or in pairs, although sometimes is encountered in groups of 8-20 (Lea and Edwards 1950, Stager 1957).
No reported observations of predation on Blue Mockingbird?