Pale-breasted Thrush

Turdus leucomelas - Merle leucomèle

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Turdidés

  • Genus
    :

    Turdus

  • Species
    :

    leucomelas

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1818

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 27 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 47 à 78 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Merle leucomèle
adult
Merle leucomèle
juvenile

Pale-breasted Thrush (Turdus leucomelas) is a species of bird in the Turdidae family.

Subspecific information 4 subspecies

  • Turdus leucomelas leucomelas (e Peru and Bolivia to s Brazil and ne Argentina)
  • Turdus leucomelas albiventer (n Colombia, Venezuela, the Guianas and ne Brazil)
  • Turdus leucomelas cautor (Guajira Pen.. extreme n Colombia.)
  • Turdus leucomelas upichiarum ()

Foreign names

  • Merle leucomèle,
  • Zorzal sabiá,
  • sabiá-barranco,
  • Fahlbrustdrossel,
  • fakómellű rigó,
  • Vaalborstlijster,
  • Tordo pettochiaro,
  • blekbröstad trast,
  • Blekbrysttrost,
  • drozd svetloprsý,
  • drozd bledoprsý,
  • Gråhovedet Drossel,
  • harmaapäärastas,
  • merla de ventre cremós,
  • drozd płowoszary,
  • Бледногрудый дрозд,
  • サメイロツグミ,
  • 淡胸鸫,
  • 淡胸鶇,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Merle leucomèle
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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published: - Updated: 20-06-2012
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