#320 Swainson’s Thrush (Catharus ustulatus )

19 January 2021

Breeding habitat of Swainson’s thrush is coniferous woods with dense undergrowth across Canada, Alaska, and the northern United States. They forage on the forest floor, also in trees. Swainson’s thrushes mainly eat insects, fruits and berries.a member of genus Catharus and is typical of it in terms of its subdued coloration and beautiful, ascending flute-like voice. They make a cup nest on a horizontal tree branch.

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