Yellow Billed Magpie

Latin Name: Pica nuttalli

Lifespan Wild: 15 yrs

Lifespan Captivity: 20 yrs

Social Behavior: Social

Diet: Om; Eggs, small mammals, snakes, baby birds, tics, vegetable matter, carrion

Mating Season: March-June

Incubation: 16-19 days

Clutch: 1-9 

Notes: Hoards food in holes in winter

Steals objects

Bands together to mob raptors

Holds “funerals” for their own

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