French: Grive de Doherty German: Sumbawadrossel Spanish: Zorzal de Doherty
E. J. O. Hartert
Lombok (type) and Sumbawa, Lesser Sundas
Lesser Sundas: Lombok, Sumbawa, Flores, Sumba, Alor#R and Timor.
16–18 cm. Similar to G. erythronota, but crown all blackish, face more extensively white; underparts different, with black of breast smudging with broad... read more
Song, usually from mid-canopy, a series of phrases separated by c. 1 second, each consisting of 3... read more
Closed-canopy semi-evergreen lower montane and montane forest, occasionally penetrating degraded... read more
Food and feeding
Forages on ground, but also in trees, and most frequently observed in middle storey. Occasionally in groups of up to five in fruiting trees... read more
Recently fledged birds late Jul to early Aug on Sumba, but singing also at that time, indicating extended season; juveniles on Sumbawa and... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near-threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Northern Nusa Tenggara EBA, Sumba EBA and Timor and Wetar EBA. At least... read more
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