Thrushes (Turdidae)

Golden Bush-robin (Tarsiger chrysaeus) - HBW 10, p. 755

French: Rossignol doré German: Goldschwanz Spanish: Ruiseñor Dorado

Taxonomy: Tarsiger chrysaeus Hodgson, 1845, Nepal.
Genus sometimes merged into Luscinia, occasionally into Erithacus. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • whistleri Ticehurst, 1922 - NW Himalayas.
  • chrysaeus Hodgson, 1845 - C & E Himalayas E to C China (SE Xizang, E to S Shaanxi, S to N & W Yunnan) and W & N Myanmar; non-breeding also N India and S to N Thailand.