Sentinel Rock-thrush (Monticola explorator) - HBW 10, p. 718
French: Monticole espion
Spanish: Roquero Centinela
Taxonomy: Turdus explorator Vieillot, 1818, mountains of the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
Darker birds from Lesotho E to S Mozambique described as race tenebriformis, but characters appear inconstant and variation clinal. Monotypic.
Distribution: E & S South Africa, Lesotho and S Mozambique.
- Least Concern Enlarge map