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Alpine thrush

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The alpine thrush (Zoothera mollissima) is a species of bird in the thrush family.

Taxonomy and systematics

The alpine thrush was formerly known as the plain-backed thrush until split into the Sichuan thrush and the newly discovered Himalayan thrush.

Distribution and habitat

It is found from the north-western Himalayas to southern China. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland and subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland.

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Himalayan thrush from Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, India.
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Alpine thrush at Namdapha National Park

References

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Zoothera mollissima". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.old-form url

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Alpine thrush: Brief Summary

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The alpine thrush (Zoothera mollissima) is a species of bird in the thrush family.

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