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Birds - Mountain Bluebird*
Class:Aves Order:Passeriformes Family:Turdidae Genus:Sialia

Mountain Bluebird, Sialia urrucoides. Mountain Bluebirds do not have the same rusty belly that our state bird has here in Missouri. The Mountain Bluebird is both the state bird of Idaho and the state bird of Nevada. The males are a deep, turquoise-blue and the females are gray with beautiful blue accents in the wings. Mountain Bluebird photographed by Nick Varvel and John McConnell.

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