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Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus
Flight call description An abrupt, dry, wooden "tjek" or "tek". Less variable than other blackbirds.
Fig.1. Oklahoma November 21, 2000 (WRE).
Bird in flight.
Similar species See Rusty and Red-winged Blackbirds.
Behavior Primarily a diurnal migrant. Gives flight call regularly while perched and in flight during the day. Not known to give flight call at night.