Boat-tailed Grackle - Quiscalus major

Length 1.3 ft (38.9 cm)
Weight M: 5.4-8.4 oz (154-239 g), F: 3.3-5.2 oz (93-147 g)
Clutch Size 1-5
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Boat-tailed Grackle is found on the Gulf Coast, Florida Coast, and the Atlantic Coast. The females have a shorter tail and are yellowish brown to brown. They eat insects, minnows, frogs, eggs, berries, seeds, and grain.

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