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Asian Thrushes
Z. naevia
 
Z. naevia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
 
Phylum: Chordata
 
Class: Aves
 
Order: Passeriformes
 
Family: Turdidae
 
Genus: Zoothera
Vigors, 1832
Species
Many, see text

The Asian thrushes are medium-sized mostly insectivorous or omnivorous birds in the genus Zoothera of the thrush family Turdidae.

Apart from two in the New World (Varied Thrush, Aztec Thrush), all are Old World species:

  • Slaty-backed Thrush, Zoothera schistacea
    Moluccan Thrush, Zoothera dumasi
    Chestnut-capped Thrush, Zoothera interpres
    Chestnut-backed Thrush, Zoothera dohertyi
    Rusty-backed Thrush, Zoothera erythronota
    Pied Thrush, Zoothera wardii
    Ashy Thrush, Zoothera cinerea
    Orange-banded Thrush, Zoothera peronii
    Orange-headed Thrush, Zoothera citrina
    Everett's Thrush, Zoothera everetti
    Siberian Thrush, Zoothera sibirica
    Varied Thrush, Zoothera naevia
    Aztec Thrush, Zoothera pinicola
    Abyssinian Ground Thrush, Zoothera piaggiae
    Kivu Ground Thrush, Zoothera tanganjicae
    Crossley's Ground Thrush, Zoothera crossleyi
    Orange Ground Thrush, Zoothera gurneyi
    Black-eared Ground Thrush, Zoothera cameronensis
    Gray Ground Thrush, Zoothera princei
    Oberlaender's Ground Thrush, Zoothera oberlaenderi
    Spotted Ground Thrush, Zoothera guttata
    Spot-winged Thrush, Zoothera spiloptera
    Sunda Thrush, Zoothera andromedae
    Plain-backed Thrush, Zoothera mollissima
    Long-tailed Thrush, Zoothera dixoni
    White's Thrush or Scaly Thrush, Zoothera dauma
    Amami Thrush, Zoothera major
    Horsfield's Thrush, Zoothera horsfieldi
    Fawn-breasted Thrush, Zoothera machiki
    Olive-tailed Thrush, Zoothera lunulata
    Russet-tailed Thrush, Zoothera heinei
    New Britain Thrush, Zoothera talaseae
    San Cristobal Thrush, Zoothera margaretae
    Long-billed Thrush, Zoothera monticola
    Dark-sided Thrush, Zoothera marginata
    Bonin Thrush, Zoothera terrestris (extinct)

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