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The official Nevada state bird.

Nevada State Bird

Name: Mountain Bluebird
Binomial Name: Sialia currucoides
Adopted: Legislation of 1967

The Mountain Bluebird (Sialia currucoides) is a medium-sized thrush that breeds in open country across western North America, including mountain areas.

The adult Mountain Bluebirds have thin bills. Adult males of the species are bright blue and lighter underneath. The wings and tail of the females is duller blue and they have a grey breast, crown, throat and back.

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