No.522 Brown-headed Thrush Turdus chrysolaus

L=23cm

Rank : 3
Winter Visitor
The bird spends breeding season in wooded hills, and can be seen in the parks of Asakawa River basin in autumn and winter.
Song in breeding season, a three-syllable gKrrn-krrn-zeeh; call in winter, gchuck-chuck.h
Male and female look alike each other, but malefs upperparts, chin, and throat are darker olive brown, while female has whitish chin and throat streaked with brown.
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Adult

Adult

Preening