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Grey Catbird

Dumetella carolinensis (Linnaeus, 1766)

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Sue Riffe 2017-06-03 CR 70, Routt County, Colorado, Routt (United States) (2000 m) song -

Natural vocalization

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

381555
xeno-canto.org
Gray Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis manuel Grosselet 15 nov 2010 Minatitlan, refineria de SAnta Alejandrina, Veracruz , Veracruz (Mexico) (60 m) call (A) - sound produce during handling 65554
xeno-canto.org
Gray Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Ian Davies 10-05-2010 Manomet Bird Observatory, Manomet, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, Plymouth (United States) (20 m) Call (A) -   49049
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Antonio Xeira 2016-05-26 Cranberry Lake Park, Oakland County, Michigan, Oakland (United States) (300 m) call -

Editing: High-pass filter, cutoff frequency 1kHz, some amplification.

Equipment: Olympus WS-822 digital recorder with Audio-technica ATR 6550 shotgun.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

389080
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Patrick Blake 2016-11-11 Clay Island, Lake Apopka Restoration Area, Lake County, Florida, Lake (United States) (20 m) call -

Natural vocalization

Recorded using Nokia Lumia 635 with Audio Recorder HiFi app; edited using Audacity: high-pass filter and volume amplification

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

342383
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Eric DeFonso 2017-05-11 Cheyenne Bottoms Campsite, Barton County, Kansas, Barton (United States) (550 m) song -

Natural song from bird in brushy border between camping area and riparian woods, at first light after heavy thunderstorms all night

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

370247
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Krzysztof Deoniziak 2014-08-08 Camp Hero State Park, Long Island, Suffolk (United States) (30 m) alarm call, male -

habitat: mixed forest near a shore line

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

190477
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Patrick Turgeon 2015-05-24 Heritage Marsh, Foam Lake, Saskatchewan, Wynyard (Canada) (550 m) song -

Recorded using a Sennheiser ME64/K6 mic on Olympus LS-14 recorder.

Modifications: None

bird-seen:yes

278241
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Rolf A. de By 2000-05-20 Blue Trail, Hunter Mountain, Hunter (near West Kill), Greene County, New York, Greene (United States) (1000 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

469602
xeno-canto.org
Gray Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Ian Davies 21-05-2010 Manomet Bird Observatory, Manomet, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, Plymouth (United States) (20 m) Calls (A) - Recording of a bird in a mist net. 51767
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Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Étienne Leroy 2018-05-11 Northern Woods in Central Park, New York City, New York, New York (United States) (10 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

415439
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Martin St-Michel 2014-05-18 George Montgomery Sanctuary, Brome-Missisquoi, Québec, Montérégie: Brome-Missisquoi (Canada) (70 m) song -

One individual singing with another one (apparently silent) down in the brush. Habitat: Open woods near a marsh.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

178846
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Paul Marvin 2011-05-20 Wyalusing State Park, Wisconsin, Grant (United States) (340 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

218815
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Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Sue Riffe 2017-06-08 Milbridge, Washington County, Maine, Washington (United States) (10 m) song -

Natural vocalization, windy morning just behind the dock in a small wooded brushy lot. Bird was singing from inside a willow type bush about 3 feet up.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

381875
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Jacob Saucier 2015-06-20 Porcupine Creek, 6 km E of St. Marie, Valley County, Montana, Valley (United States) (750 m) song -

Field Number: MT2015 JRS 07; mature riparian forest

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

500142
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Christopher McPherson 2019-07-02 Lancy Brook Wetlands Brookline / Mason, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, Hillsborough (United States) (110 m) call, sex uncertain, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

599647
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Russ Wigh 2014-05-19 Chattahoochee National Forest (near Blairsville), Towns County, Georgia, Towns (United States) (1400 m) song -

Bird sitting in exposed tree branch singing continuously.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

179179
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Daniel Lane 2012-05-07 W Lancaster, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, Lancaster (United States) (130 m) call (A) - Natural mew call from a bird perched about 1m in shrubs at edge of second growth greenspace near creek. Dropped to ground to forage silently after this vocalization. 100609
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Rolf A. de By 2000-05-16 Greenock Ave, North Plainfield, Somerset County, New Jersey, Somerset (United States) (40 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

469593
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Paul Marvin 2018-04-24 Merritt Island NWR, Dummitt Grove, Brevard County, Florida, Brevard (United States) (0 m) call, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

460831
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Jim Holmes 2016-06-29 Thomas Canyon Campground, Elko County, Nevada, Nebraska (United States) (2300 m) song -

Rare in Nevada but this bird has been present the past several summers

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

324990
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Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Roland Rumm 2017-01-29 El Bight, Guanaja, Bay Islands, Islas de la Bahía (Honduras) (30 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

353472
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Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis Krzysztof Deoniziak 2014-08-03 Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, New York City, Queens (United States) (0 m) male, song -

habitat: shrubs in salt marsh area

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

190457
xeno-canto.org
Grey Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis William Whitehead 2021-08-20 Sandy Hook, Monmouth Co., NJ, Monmouth (United States) (0 m) call, chwut -

Maritime Forest

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

669380
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Note: a maximum of 20 records are shown. For more recordings of this species, as well as maps, sonograms, and advanced searches, please visit xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.

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