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    Gray-cheeked Thrush

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    Gray-cheeked Thrush

    Catharus minimus
    • ORDER: Passeriformes
    • FAMILY: Turdidae
    Basic Description

    Of all the American spotted thrushes, the Gray-cheeked has the most northern breeding range. Consequently this shy skulker of the underbrush is not well known and is rather infrequently seen.

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    Other Names
    • Zorzal Cara Gris (Spanish)
    • Grive à joues grises (French)
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