Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis)  Photographed at the Firehouse Woods in Greece, NY near Rochester on May 14, 2015. Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) in the Rain  Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 13, 2017. Gray Catbirds (Dumetella carolinensis) Eating Mushrooms  They appeared to be eating mushrooms at the Magee Marsh State Wildlife Area, Ohio, on May 5, 2011.
Gray Catbird (Dumetella carolinensis) Fledgling  Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 13, 2017.  It looked much like an adult, except that it had a very short tail.  It seemed quite tame and approachable. Brown Thrasher (Toxostoma rufum)  Photographed at Torpy Hill in Bergen Swamp, Genesee County, NY on June 10, 2014.  Bergen Swamp is a preserve owned by the  Bergen Swamp Preservation Society . Brown Thrasher (Toxostoma rufum)  Photographed at Cape May, NJ on Oct 10, 2012.
Galapagos Mockingbird (Mimus parvulus)  Photographed on Santa Fe Island, the Galapagos on March 6, 2006. Galapagos Mockingbird (Mimus parvulus)  It was picturesquely perched atop a cactus on Santa Fe Island, the Galapagos, on March 6, 2006. Española Mockingbird (Mimus macdonaldi)  Photographed on Española Island, the Galapagos on March 7, 2006. It was formerly called Hood mockingbird,  Nesomimus macdonaldi .
Española Mockingbird (Mimus macdonaldi)  Photographed on Española Island, the Galapagos on March 7, 2006. This is the same bird that was in the previous photo.  It seemed to be interested in my backpack, and in the water bottles in particular.  Fresh water is hard to come by in the Galapagos.  It was formerly called Hood mockingbird,  Nesomimus macdonaldi . Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)  Photographed along the Erie Canal near Rochester, NY on June 29, 2006.  It seemed to be interested in the wild cherries. Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos)  It was singing along Nations Road near Geneseo, NY on May 20, 2009.  Digiscoping photo.
Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) in the Rain  Photographed at Cape May, NJ on May 13, 2017. Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos) Juvenile  Photographed along the Erie Canal near Rochester, NY on Aug 15, 2006.