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State bird</B> The cactus wren, otherwise known as Coues' cactus wren or heleodytes brunneicapillus couesi (Sharpe) shall be the state bird.</P> <!-- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ******************************************************************************************* --> <H2>Additional Information</H2> <P CLASS=cont><A HREF="http://www.gf.state.az.us/w_c/nongame_cactus_wren.shtml" TARGET="_blank">Cactus Wren</A>: By Tracy D. McCarthey, Nongame Biologist. Arizona Game and Fish. <P CLASS=cont><A HREF="../../tables/st_birds.htm">State Bird List</A>: List of all of the state birds.</P> <P CLASS=cont><a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect?tag=nstatewebsitedes&path=tg/detail/-/1591930154/qid=1112978786/sr=1-1/ref=sr_1_1?v=glance&s=books" TARGET=_blank>Birds of Arizona: Field Guide</a>: by Stan Tekiela.</P> <P CLASS=cont><a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect?tag=nstatewebsitedes&path=tg/browse/-/553638/ref=br_pr_">Bird Feeders and Accessories</a>: Backyard Birding > Bird Feeders & Accessories from Amazon.com.</P> <P CLASS=cont><A HREF="../../../store/items/symb_bird_flower.htm">State Birds & Flowers 1000-pc Puzzle</A>: Created at the request of The National Wildlife Federation this design is a beautiful and informative puzzle featuring every state bird perched on the appropriate state flower.</P> <P CLASS=cont><a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect?tag=nstatewebsitedes&path=tg/detail/-/0313315345/qid=1109955257/sr=1-8/ref=sr_1_8/?v=glance&s=books" TARGET=_blank>State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols</a>: A Historical Guide, Third Edition - Benjamin F. 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Wilson Company, 1938 (Reprint Services Corp. 1971)</P> <HR> <P CLASS=ref><B>Source:</B> Arizona Revised Statutes, (http://www.azleg.state.az.us/ArizonaRevisedStatutes.asp),April 6, 2005 <BR><B>Source:</B> <a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect?tag=nstatewebsitedes&path=tg/detail/-/0313315345/qid=1109955257/sr=1-8/ref=sr_1_8/?v=glance&s=books" TARGET=_blank>State Names, Seals, Flags, and Symbols</a>: A Historical Guide, Third Edition - Benjamin F. Shearer and Barbara S. Shearer, Greenwood Press, 2002 <BR><B>Source:</B> <a href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect?tag=nstatewebsitedes&path=tg/detail/-/0403007844/qid=1109953726/sr=1-2/ref=sr_1_2/?v=glance&s=books" TARGET=_blank>State Names, Flags, Seals, Songs, Birds, Flowers and Other Symbols</a>: Revised Edition (Reprint)- George Earlie Shankle, Ph.D., The H.W. 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