Abyssinian Thrush

Turdus abyssinicus - Merle abyssinien

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Turdidés

  • Genus
    :

    Turdus

  • Species
    :

    abyssinicus

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : cm
  • Wingspan
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  • Weight
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Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Merle abyssinien
adult
Merle abyssinien
adult

Abyssinian Thrush (Turdus abyssinicus) is a species of bird in the Turdidae family.

Subspecific information 6 subspecies

  • Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus (Eritrea and Ethiopia to n, w and c Kenya, extreme n Tanzania, n Uganda and Sudan)
  • Turdus abyssinicus deckeni (n to ne Tanzania)
  • Turdus abyssinicus oldeani (nc Tanzania)
  • Turdus abyssinicus bambusicola (e DRCongo to sw Uganda and nw Tanzania)
  • Turdus abyssinicus baraka (Virunga Park. e DRCongo. and sw Uganda)
  • Turdus abyssinicus nyikae (e and s Tanzania, n Malawi and ne Zambia)

Foreign names

  • Merle abyssinien,
  • Zorzal abisinio,
  • tordo-das-montanhas,
  • Abessiniendrossel,
  • Afrikaanse Berglijster,
  • abessinsk trast,
  • Bergtrost,
  • drozd horal,
  • drozd etiopský,
  • Etioperdrossel,
  • aprikoosirastas,
  • drozd abisyński,
  • Эфиопский дрозд,
  • ワキアカオリーブツグミ,
  • 东非鸫,
  • 阿比西尼亞綠鶇,

Voice song and cries

Merle abyssinien
adult

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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