Bare-eyed Thrush (Turdus tephronotus) - HBW 10, p. 658
French: Merle cendré
Spanish: Zorzal Ceniciento
Other common names: African Bare-eyed Thrush
Taxonomy: Turdus tephronotus Cabanis, 1878, Tiva River and Ndi, Taita, Kenya.
Has been thought to form a superspecies with T. pelios and T. libonyanus. Monotypic.
Distribution: S Ethiopia, S Somalia, C & E Kenya and NE Tanzania.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
PhotosSee all 7 photos
One bird in a bush
Locality Tsavo East National Park, Kenya
Arti 21 September 2011 2 years ago 4.3
bird foraging in garden after rain
Locality Paramaribo, Paramaribo District, Suriname (Monotypic species)
Tom Heijnen 10 February 2011 32 weeks ago 4
Bare-eyed Thrush (Turdus tephronotus)
Locality Negele Borana scrub, Negele Arsi, Oromia Region, Ethiopia
Jacques Erard 15 October 2009 45 weeks ago 4
Adult in worn plumage perched
Locality Tsavo West National Park, Kenya (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 21 November 2011 2 years ago 4
Perched in a bush.
Locality Yabelo, Oromia Region, Ethiopia (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 7 November 2011 2 years ago 3.8
A individual coming to the banana feeders in Ocana
Locality Ocaña, Norte de Santander Department, Colombia
Manakin Nature Tours 17 August 2012 2 years ago 3.7
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