Utah Bird Profile
 Le Conte's Thrasher - Toxostoma lecontei

Name Roots: (Gr. toxon, "a bow"; stoma, "a mouth" [beak] - for John L. Le Conte)

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a shrub at a height of 2-4 (1-6) feet, in a cup nest. This species is a rare cowbird host. This species is an insectivore: ground gleaner.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in low desert scrub habitat.

by Steven Hedges

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