Turdus Linnaeus 1758 (true thrush)

Aves - Passeriformes - Turdidae

Synonyms: Cichlherminia Bonaparte 1854, Mimocichla Sclater 1859

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Turdidae according to H. J. M. Meijer et al. 2017

See also Chandler 1990, Clements et al. 2017, Lambrecht 1933, Parmalee 1992, Parmalee and Klippel 1982 and Wetmore 1962

Sister taxa: Catharus, Geokichla, Hylocichla, Meridiocichla, Myadestes, Phaeornis, Sialia, Zoothera

Subtaxa: Turdus bresciensis Turdus falcklandii Turdus hortulorum Turdus iliacus Turdus lherminieri Turdus merula Turdus migratorius Turdus obscurus Turdus pallidus Turdus philomelos Turdus pilaris Turdus plumbeus Turdus poliocephalus Turdus torquatus Turdus viscivorus

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Ecology: volant insectivore-frugivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of the Bahamas (3 collections), Croatia (1), the Dominican Republic (2), Falkland Islands (Malvinas) (1), Greece (11), Indonesia (1), Italy (11), Japan (3), Monaco (1), Montserrat (2), New Zealand (1), Portugal (1), Romania (3), the Russian Federation (2), Spain (12), Tonga (4), the United Kingdom (14), United States (8: Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Tennessee, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Blancan of United States (1: California)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1)

Total: 83 collections including 140 occurrences

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