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Sandstone Shrike-thrush

(Colluricincla woodwardi)
Alternate name(s): "Brown-breasted Shrike-thrush", "Woodward's Shrike-thrush", "Sandstone Thrush", "Rock Thrush";
NB: Includes former "Brown Shrike-thrush"

Size: 24-26 cm
Weight: 47-62 g

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Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

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Lateral view of a Sandstone Shrike-thrush, characteristically sitting on a sandstone rock ledge (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Kakadu NP, NT, July 2018]

Near-dorsal view of a Sandstone Shrike-thrush clinging to the face of a sandstone rock (photo courtesy of B. Hensen)
[Kakadu NP, NT, July 2018]

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