Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Turdidae (Thrushes)  
Genus: Turdus (16 species, 82 worldwide)

White-necked Thrush
White-necked Thrush (Turdus albicollis spodiolaemus)
Wildsumaco Lodge, Sumaco, Ecuador  

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Dagua Thrush (Turdus daguae)

Yellow-legged Thrush
Yellow-legged Thrush (Turdus flavipes venezuelensis)
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  

Chestnut-bellied Thrush
Chestnut-bellied Thrush (Turdus fulviventris)
Putumayo, Colombia  
Photograph by Brayan Coral Jaramillo   © All Rights Reserved.

Cocoa Thrush
Cocoa Thrush (Turdus fumigatus aquilonalis)
  Split from the Buff-throated Woodcreeper found in Amazon lowlands.
Photograph by Feroze Omardeen     Copyright and usage info

Great Thrush
Great Thrush (Turdus fuscater gigas) Male
National Park Sierra Nevada, Venezuela
  The male has an orange eye-ring.

Clay-colored Thrush
Clay-colored Thrush (Turdus grayi)
Arenal, Costa Rica
  National bird of Costa Rica.

Hauxwell's Thrush
Hauxwell's Thrush (Turdus hauxwelli)
Manu, Madre de Dios, Peru  
Photograph by Joao Quental     Copyright and usage info

Black-billed Thrush
Black-billed Thrush (Turdus ignobilis goodfellowi)
Tatama National Park, Pueblo Rico, Risaralda, Colombia  

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Lawrence's Thrush (Turdus lawrencii)

Pale-breasted Thrush
Pale-breasted Thrush (Turdus leucomelas albiventer)
Rio Claro Canyon Reserve, Antioquia, Colombia  

Pale-eyed Thrush
Pale-eyed Thrush (Turdus leucops)
OtĂșn Quimbaya Wildlife Sanctuary, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia  

Spectacled Thrush
Spectacled Thrush (Turdus nudigenis)
Botanical Gardens, Caracas, Venezuela  

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Pale-vented Thrush (Turdus obsoletus)

Black-hooded Thrush
Black-hooded Thrush (Turdus olivater)
Photograph by Terry S. Baltimore   © All Rights Reserved.

Glossy-black Thrush
Glossy-black Thrush (Turdus serranus fuscobrunneus)
Cali, Colombia
  Often appears very similar to Great Thrush. The Glossy-black Thrush is smaller, and look for the back and belly being exactly the same shade of glossy black.

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