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African Thrush 

African Thrush, West African Thrush, Turdus libonyanus pelios, Turdus olivaceus pelios, Turdus pelios, Turdus pelios pelios, Turdus stormsi, Drossel, Zorzal Africano, Grive de Pelios, Grive grisātre, Merle africain, kiashioriabutsugumi, Tordo-africano, Mkesha wa Afrika, Afrikaanse Lijster, Pedioslijster, Pelioslijster, 非洲鸫,

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Turdus pelios Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Turdidae Family
21-23 cm Length
Tropical lowland & montane moist forest. dry shrubland, dry savanna, degraded former forest, plantations, pastureland, arable land, rural gardens. Up to 3,000 m. Range:- Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Cōte d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan Tanzania, Toga, Uganda & Zambia.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, small fish, fruit & berries, Food  
  Habits
6343 - TSN: 563603 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Czech: drozd africkż
Danish: Afrikansk Drossel
German: Afrikadrossel, Gmelindrossel, Kapdrossel, Peliosdrossel
English: African Thrush, West African Thrush,
Spanish: Zorzal Africano
Finnish: Afrikanlaulurastas
French: Grive de Pelios, Grive grisātre, Merle africain
Hungarian: afrikai rigó
Italian: Tordo africano
Japanese: kiashioriabutsugumi
Japanese: キアシオリアブツグミ
Latin: Turdus libonyanus pelios, Turdus olivaceus pelios, Turdus pelios, Turdus pelios pelios, Turdus stormsi
Dutch: Afrikaanse Lijster, Pedioslijster, Pelioslijster
Norwegian: Landsbytrost
Polish: drozd zóltodzioby, drozd żółtodzioby
Portuguese: Tordo-africano
Russian: Африканский дрозд
Slovak: drozd spevavż
Swedish: Aftontrast
Swahili: Mkesha wa Afrika
Chinese: 非洲鸫

Sub-species
Turdus pelios
Turdus pelios adamauae
Turdus pelios albipectus
Turdus pelios bocagei
Turdus pelios centralis
Turdus pelios chiguancoides
Turdus pelios cryptopyrrha
Turdus pelios graueri
Turdus pelios guineensis
Turdus pelios nigrilorum
Turdus pelios pelios
Turdus pelios poensis
Turdus pelios saturatus
Turdus pelios stormsi

  • Turdus pelios pelios: E Cameroon to Chad, S Sudan, Eritrea and Ethiopia
  • Turdus pelios chiguancoides: Senegal to Gambia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and n Ghana
  • Turdus pelios saturatus: W Ghana to Cameroon, W Congo and Gabon
  • Turdus pelios adamauae: N Cameroon (Adamawa Plateau)
  • Turdus pelios centralis: N Democratic Republic of the Congo to S Sudan, SW Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania
  • Turdus pelios graueri: Extreme e Democratic Republic of the Congo to Rwanda, Burundi and W Tanzania
  • Turdus pelios stormsi: SE Democratic Republic of the Congo (Shaba) to NR Angola and NW Zambia
  • Turdus pelios bocagei: W Angola (Benguela highlands) to W Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Turdus pelios nigrilorum: Highlands of Mt. Cameroon
  • Turdus pelios poensis: Bioko (Gulf of Guinea)
Source: Clements checklist 2012


 

 

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African Thrush, West African Thrush, Turdus libonyanus pelios, Turdus olivaceus pelios, Turdus pelios, Turdus pelios pelios, Turdus stormsi, Drossel, Zorzal Africano, Grive de Pelios, Grive grisātre, Merle africain, kiashioriabutsugumi, Tordo-africano, Mkesha wa Afrika, Afrikaanse Lijster, Pedioslijster, Pelioslijster, 非洲鸫,

 

 

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