Thrushes (Turdidae)

Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus) - HBW 10, p. 637

French: Grive draine German: Misteldrossel Spanish: Zorzal Charlo

Taxonomy: Turdus viscivorus Linnaeus, 1758, Essex, England.
Three subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • viscivorus Linnaeus, 1758 - Europe E to W Siberia and N Iran; non-breeding also N Africa and SW Asia.
  • deichleri Erlanger, 1897 - NW Africa, Corsica and Sardinia.
  • bonapartei Cabanis, 1860 - Turkmenistan and SC Siberia S to W Nepal and Altai; non-breeding C & S Asia.