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Blue Rock Thrush

(Monticola solitarius)
German name(s): "Blaumerle"
Size: 21-23 cm
Weight: 37-70 g
Description     Classification     Distribution     Sightings     Photos     Breeding     Nest     Eggs     Behaviour     Food     Call/s

Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Blue Rock Thrush at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Distant lateral view of a male Blue Rock Thrush (photo courtesy of D. Wilczynska)
[June 2018]

Near-dorsal/ventral view of a male Blue Rock Thrush (photo courtesy of D. Wilczynska)
[June 2018]

Impression of the breeding habitat of a Blue Rock Thrush (photo courtesy of D. Wilczynska)
[June 2018]


A photo of a female Blue Rock Thrush was previously obtained by us in Oman.

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