Karoo Thrush - Turdus smithi

Merle du Karroo

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Karoo Thrush adult
The Thrushes, family Turdidae, are a group of passerine birds that occur mainly but not exclusively in the Old World. They are plump, soft plumaged, small to medium sized insectivores or sometimes omnivores, often feeding on the ground. Many have attractive songs.
  • adult
  • Karoo-Drossel
  • Turdus smithi
  • Passeriformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Passériformes
Family : Turdidae
Species : Karoo Thrush


specie's pictures


all the pictures

The picture

O.Net ref. : geth25521
Author : G. Theron
Nature Photography
Plumage : adult

Shooting

date : 2006 Oct
Country : South Africa (sf)
Region : Free State
Place : Hennenman Hennenman
Lat. : 28° 1' 41'' South
Lng. : 27° 4' 42'' East

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Model : Canon EOS 20D
Exposure : 1/125 s
aperture : 8
Focal length : 700 mm
Iso : 200
Flash : yes