Russet-tailed thrush

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The russet-tailed thrush (Zoothera heinei) is a species of bird in the family Turdidae, closely related to the more widespread Bassian thrush (Zoothera lunulata). It is found in eastern Australia and Papua New Guinea.

Russet-tailed thrush
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Turdidae
Genus: Zoothera
Z. heinei
Binomial name
Zoothera heinei
(Cabanis, 1850)

Its natural habitats are temperate forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Zoothera heinei". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.