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Thrush, Tristan
 
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Scientific Name:
Nesocichla eremita
Location(s):
Antarctica and Islands, Global Read more
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IUCN
In 1972-1974, island population sizes were estimated as follows (in pairs): Tristan 40-60; Inaccessible 100-500; Nightingale 300-500; Middle 20-40; and Stoltenhoff 10-20. In the 1980s, the Inaccessible population was revised to 850 pairs, and the total population for the group to 6,000 birds. More r ...
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Wikipedia
The bird was described by John Gould as being similar in size and appearance to the Song Thrush, and by Henry Moseley as like a very dark-coloured Song Thrush.[ 2] However, it also has the short rounded wings and reduced keel indicative of a reduced need for flight, typical of bird species adapted to life on small islands.[ 3] ...
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