French: Géomalie des Célèbes German: Sulawesidrossel Spanish: Zorzal terrestre de Célebes
Mount Latimodjong, 2800 m, Sulawesi
Mountains of Sulawesi.
28–30 cm. Distinctive species with long, graduated and slightly arched tail, distinctly short rounded wings, heavy bill, weak legs. Nominate race is dark brown to slate... read more
Song or call a thin, slightly dry, high-pitched whistle lasting c. 1 second, repeated at 0·5... read more
Primary montane evergreen forest with dense undergrowth, moss-forest and dwarf forest, at 1700... read more
Food and feeding
Large coleopterans, beetle (elaterid) larvae and a small snail found in stomachs. Forages on ground, moving through undergrowth with agile... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near Threatened. Restricted-range species: present in Sulawesi EBA. Currently considered Near-threatened. Generally scarce,... read more
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