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Townsend's solitaire

Myadestes townsendi

Description:

Townsend's solitaire is a mostly grey medium size thrush with a long dark tail. White eye-ring and a short dark bill. No wing bars but there are brown and white markings. The white markings are better seen during the flight (pic4).

Habitat:

Spotted in the South Cle Elum Ridge of the Cascade Mountains. A wide canyon that was hit hard by forest fires a couple of years ago (pic3). Mostly a coniferous forest above 2000 ft.

Notes:

Ranges in western North America.

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Brian38
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Brian38

Washington, USA

Spotted on Jun 27, 2020
Submitted on Jun 28, 2020

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