Slaty-backed Nightingale-Thrush

Catharus fuscater - Grive ardoisée

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Turdidés

  • Genus
    :

    Catharus

  • Species
    :

    fuscater

Descriptor

Lafresnaye, 1845

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 19 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 35 à 38 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Slaty-backed Nightingale-Thrush (Catharus fuscater) is a species of bird in the Turdidae family.

Subspecific information 7 Subspecies

  • Catharus fuscater hellmayri (Costa Rica and w Panama)
  • Catharus fuscater mirabilis (e Panama)
  • Catharus fuscater sanctaemartae (n Colombia)
  • Catharus fuscater fuscater (e Panama, Colombia to w Ecuador, w Venezuela)
  • Catharus fuscater opertaneus (w Colombia)
  • Catharus fuscater caniceps (nw and c Peru)
  • Catharus fuscater mentalis (se Peru and nw Bolivia)

Foreign names

  • Grive ardoisée,
  • Zorzalito Sombrío,
  • Graurücken-Musendrossel,
  • Wilson-fülemülerigó,
  • Grijsrugdwerglijster,
  • Tordo usignolo dorsoardesia,
  • Vitögd skogstrast,
  • Sotskogtrost,
  • drozd bridlicový,
  • drozd šedohřbetý,
  • Hvidøjet Skovdrossel,
  • liuskerastas,
  • griveta bec-roja,
  • drozdek szarogrzbiety,
  • Сероспинный короткоклювый дрозд,
  • ウスグロツグミ,
  • 灰背夜鸫,
  • 灰背夜鶇,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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