Fawn-breasted Thrush (Zoothera machiki) - HBW 10, p. 694
French: Grive à poitrine fauve
Spanish: Zorzal de Tanimbar
Taxonomy: Geocichla machiki H. O. Forbes, 1884, Timor-Laut, Tanimbar Islands.
Belongs in a group, possibly a superspecies, which also contains Z. dauma, Z. imbricata, Z. lunulata, Z. heinei, Z. talaseae, Z. margaretae, Z. turipavae, Z. monticola and Z. marginata, perhaps including also Z. mollissima and Z. dixoni. Has been considered a subspecies of Z. dauma. Monotypic.
Distribution: Tanimbar Is (Yamdena, Larat).
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Dorsal view of a bird perched on a branch, among vegetation.
Locality Yamdena, Tanimbar Islands, Lesser Sundas (Monotypic species)
Rob Hutchinson 1 October 2007 34 weeks ago 3.3
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