Utah Bird Profile
  Gray Catbird - Dumetella carolinensis

Name Roots: (L. dumus, "a thorn bush"; -ella, dim. suffix - of Carolina)

In Utah:   
by Paul Higgins

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characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a shrub at a height of 2-10 (1-50) feet, in a cup nest. This species is an uncommon cowbird host. This species is an omnivore: ground and lower-canopy forager.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in lowland riparian and mountain riparian habitats.
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