Rufous-throated Thrush (Turdus ruficollis) - HBW 10, p. 641
French: Grive à gorge rousse
Spanish: Zorzal Papirrojo
Other common names: Dark-throated Thrush (when treated as conspecific with T. atrogularis)
Taxonomy: Turdus ruficollis Pallas, 1776, Dauria = Transbaikalia, Russia.
Often treated as conspecific with T. atrogularis; taxonomic separation based on several very different phenotypic characters and considerable vocal differences, but the two intergrade over wide area; further study required. Monotypic.
Distribution: SC Siberia (E Altai and Baikal area) S to N Mongolia and NW China; non-breeding NE Indian Subcontinent E to S China and NE Myanmar.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
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