Adult. Photo: Rick and Nora Bowers/Alamy

This shy forest thrush lives in tropical mountains as far north as northern Mexico. Exceptionally harsh winter weather may sometimes drive it into the lowlands; a few times during such conditions, single individuals have been found in extreme southern Texas. Formerly called White-throated Robin.
Family Thrushes
This shy forest thrush lives in tropical mountains as far north as northern Mexico. Exceptionally harsh winter weather may sometimes drive it into the lowlands; a few times during such conditions, single individuals have been found in extreme southern Texas. Formerly called White-throated Robin.

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Illustration © David Allen Sibley.
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Text © Kenn Kaufman, adapted from
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Most common song very similar to that of American Robin.
Audio © Lang Elliott, Bob McGuire, Kevin Colver, Martyn Stewart and others.
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