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Slaty-Backed Nightingale-Thrush

Catharus fuscater


A neotropical thrush found in many Central and South American countries. The pale iris distinguishes it from other nightingale-thrushes. In costa Rica, it's common at middle elevations on the Caribbean slope, also at upper elevations of the pacific slope of Tileran Cordillera. Has a flutelike song, typical of nightingale-thrushes.


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Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Mar 27, 2012
Submitted on Jul 24, 2012

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