Thrushes (Turdidae)

La Selle Thrush (Turdus swalesi) - HBW 10, p. 675

French: Merle de La Selle German: Haitidrossel Spanish: Zorzal de la Española
Other common names: Swales’s Thrush

Taxonomy: Haplocichla swalesi Wetmore, 1927, Massif de la Selle, 6000 feet [c. 1830 m], La Selle ridge, Haiti.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • swalesi (Wetmore, 1927) - S Haiti and SW Dominican Republic.
  • dodae Graves & Olson, 1986 - C Dominican Republic.