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Spotted Ground-Thrush Zoothera guttata

Described by: Vigors (1831)
Alternate common name(s): Spotted Ground-thrush, Fischer's Ground-thrush, Natal Ground-thrush
Old scientific name(s): Zoothera guttata, Turdus fischeri


Dlindza Forest, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - May 13, 2007 © Netta Smith 
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C. to se. Africa;
Highly fragmented distribution;
(1) Ex. se. Zaire.
(2) S. Malawi to Mozambique and South Africa (Lake St. Lucia, Ongoye Forest Reserve, n. Zululand, Natal and Cape Province).
(3) Coastal Kenya (Arabuko-Sokoke Forests) to s. Tanzania.
(4) Malawi (Mt. Thyolo).
(5) S. Sudan.
Birds recorded in Sudan(?), Kenya, Tanzania, and ex. se. Zaire may be migrants or vagrants.


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


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