Tickell’s Thrush

Scientific Name: Turdus unicolor
Common Name: Tickell's Thrush

Identifying Features: females have brown upperparts, males have blue-grey upperparts, yellow beak, yellow legs, yellow eye-ring

Fun Facts:

  • Tickell’s thrushes are omnivorous, eating a wide range of insects, earthworms and berries.
  • They do not form flocks but loose groups of two to five spread across tens of meters have been spotted in Nawabganj bird sanctuary.


This image was clicked by Imran Shah – via Flickr.

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