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Mississippi State Bird

Mississippi State Bird

The most popular state symbols in the South are the magnolia, mockingbird, largemouth bass, alligator, and tiger swallowtail (butterfly). Mississippi is represented by all of them except the tiger swallowtail; Mississippians adopted the spicebush swallowtail instead.

Mississippi also calls the wood duck its official waterfowl.

Wood duck
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