Mockingbirds and Thrashers (Mimidae)

California Thrasher (Toxostoma redivivum) - HBW 10, p. 494

French: Moqueur de Californie German: Kalifornienspottdrossel Spanish: Cuitlacoche Californiano

Taxonomy: Harpes rediviva Gambel, 1845, Monterey, California, USA.
Forms a superspecies with T. crissale, possibly also including T. lecontei. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • sonomae Grinnell, 1915 - SW USA (N California).
  • redivivum (Gambel, 1845) - S California and NW Mexico (NW Baja California).