Date: 9/2/20 9:05 pm
From: Justin Bosler <justin.bosler...>
Subject: [texbirds] Phainopepla in Maple (Bailey Co.)
Texbirds,

This morning, 2 September, there was a female *Phainopepla* at the FM 54 /
FM 596 triangle in Maple. It took me a second to recognize the plaintive
whistle. There's a chance it'll stick around for the ripe hackberry fruits
in that immediate area.

Remarkably, the only other eBird record of the species in the county was on
3 Sep 1978.

Good birding,

Justin Bosler
Littlefield, Texas

 
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