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Abyssinian Thrush
Abyssinian Olive Thrush, Abyssinian Thrush, African Mountain Thrush, Jackson's Thrush, Mountain Thrush, Northern Olive Thrush, Turdus abyssinicus, Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus chyuluensis, Turdus olivaceus elgonensis, Turdus olivaceus fuscatus, Turdus olivaceus mwaki, Turdus olivaceus polius, Merle abyssinien, Afrikaanse Berglijster, Gmelindrossel, Mkesha-mlima, 阿比西尼亞鶇,

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Turdus abyssinicus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Turdidae Family
19 cm Length
Tropical forest, plantations urban areas, rural gardens. Between 2,100 & 2,300 m.  Range:- Burundi, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya,   Malawi, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda & Zambia.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, molluscs, lizards,   fruit & berries, Food  
  Habits
 - TSN: 563600 - Sub-species World Number
No Data This taxon is considered a subspecies of Turdus (olivaceus, roehli, smithi or abyssinicus) (sensu lato) by some authors Status

AKA:- Czech: Drozd etiopský
Danish: Etioperdrossel
German: Gmelindrossel
English: Abyssinian Olive Thrush, Abyssinian Thrush, African Mountain Thrush, Jackson's Thrush, Mountain Thrush, Northern Olive Thrush, Turdus abyssinicus, Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus chyuluensis, Turdus olivaceus elgonensis, Turdus olivaceus fuscatus, Turdus olivaceus mwaki, Turdus olivaceus polius, Merle abyssinien, Afrikaanse Berglijster, Gmelindrossel, Mkesha-mlima, 阿比西尼亞鶇,


Finnish: Vuorioliivirastas
French: Merle abyssinien
Italian: Tordo olivaceo settentrionale
Japanese: wakiakaori-butsugumi
Japanese: ワキアカオリーブツグミ
Latin: Turdus abyssinicus, Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus chyuluensis, Turdus olivaceus elgonensis, Turdus olivaceus fuscatus, Turdus olivaceus mwaki, Turdus olivaceus polius
Dutch: Afrikaanse Berglijster
Polish: drozd abisynski, drozd abisyński
Russian: Эфиопский дрозд
Slovak: drozd horal
Swedish: Abessinsk trast
Swahili: Mkesha-mlima
Chinese: 阿比西尼亞鶇
Sub-species
Turdus abyssinicus
Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus
Turdus abyssinicus bambusicola
Turdus abyssinicus baraka
Turdus abyssinicus deckeni
Turdus abyssinicus elgonensis
Turdus abyssinicus fuscatus
Turdus olivaceus milanjensis
Turdus abyssinicus mwaki
Turdus abyssinicus nyikae
Turdus abyssinicus oldeani
Turdus abyssinicus polius
Turdus abyssinicus porini

  • Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus: Highlands of Ethiopia, SE Sudan, N Uganda, Kenya and N Tanzania
  • Turdus abyssinicus deckeni: N Tanzania (Longido and Ketumbeine to Mt. Kilimanjaro)
  • Turdus abyssinicus baraka: Mountains of E Democratic Republic of the Congo and W Uganda (Ruwenzori Mountains)
  • Turdus abyssinicus bambusicola: Highlands of Burundi, Rwanda, SW Uganda, NW Tanzania, E Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Turdus abyssinicus nyikae: Tanzania (Nguru and Uluguru mts.), N Malawi and NE Zambia
  • Turdus abyssinicus oldeani: Mountains of N-Central Tanzania
Source: Clements checklist 2012

 

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Abyssinian Olive Thrush, Abyssinian Thrush, African Mountain Thrush, Jackson's Thrush, Mountain Thrush, Northern Olive Thrush, Turdus abyssinicus, Turdus abyssinicus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus abyssinicus, Turdus olivaceus chyuluensis, Turdus olivaceus elgonensis, Turdus olivaceus fuscatus, Turdus olivaceus mwaki, Turdus olivaceus polius, Merle abyssinien, Afrikaanse Berglijster, Gmelindrossel, Mkesha-mlima, 阿比西尼亞鶇,

 

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