Taxon profile


African Thrush
Turdus pelios Bonaparte, 1850

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Turdidae - thrushes »  genus Turdus

Least Concern


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Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Pseudolynchia canariensis (Macquart in Webb & Berthelot, 1839)

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subspecies Turdus pelios bocagei (Cabanis, 1882)
subspecies Turdus pelios centralis Reichenow, 1905
subspecies Turdus pelios chiguancoides Seebohm, 1881
subspecies Turdus pelios graueri Neumann, 1908

Turdus pelios graueri

subspecies Turdus pelios nigrilorum Reichenow, 1892
subspecies Turdus pelios pelios Bonaparte, 1850
subspecies Turdus pelios poensis Alexander, 1903
subspecies Turdus pelios saturatus (Cabanis, 1882)
subspecies Turdus pelios stormsi Hartlaub, 1886

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22708702]

Bird Life [] [as Turdus pelios Bonaparte, 1850]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [58278]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Turdus pelios Bonaparte, 1850]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Turdus pelios Bonaparte, 1850]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Turdus pelios Bonaparte, 1851]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Turdus pelios]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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