Pale-vented Thrush (Turdus obsoletus) - HBW 10, p. 667
French: Merle cul-blanc
Spanish: Zorzal Ventripálido
Taxonomy: Turdus obsoletus Lawrence, 1862, Panama Rail Road on Atlantic side of the Isthmus of Panama.
Forms a superspecies with T. fumigatus and T. hauxwelli, and all three possibly better treated as conspecific. Race orinocensis of former sometimes included in present species. Three subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- obsoletus Lawrence, 1862 - Costa Rica, Panama and NW Colombia.
- parambanus Hartert, 1920 - W Colombia and W Ecuador.
- colombianus Hartert & Hellmayr, 1901 - C Colombia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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