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Red-legged Thrush Turdus plumbeus

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Eastern Red-legged Thrush, Western Red-legged Thrush
Old scientific name(s): Mimocichla plumbea


Havana, Havana Province, Cuba - Mar 16, 2002 © William Hull  Boca de Guama, Matanzas Province, Cuba - Mar 12, 2002 © William Hull  Guardalavaca, Holguin Province, Cuba - 2003 © Richard Stern  Pinar del Rio Province, Cuba - Feb, 2009 © Richard Stern  Paradise Island, The Bahamas - Jan, 1999 © Allen Chartier 
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West Indies, Bahamas and Greater Antilles;
Fragmented island populations;
(1) N. Bahamas (New Providence, Grand Bahamas, Abaco at Marsh Harbor, Andros Is., Cat Is., Eleuthera). (2) E. Cuba.
(3) C. and w. Cuba and Isle of Pines.
(4) Cayman Is. (Cayman Brac Is.). Formerly Swan Is.
(5) Hispaniola including Gonave Is., Torue Is., and Saona Is. Puerto Rico.
(6) Dominica.


Boca de Guama, Matanzas Province, Cuba - Mar 12, 2002 Source: William Hull
Description: Bird is standing on a post.


No sounds are available for this species


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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