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Sentinel Rock Thrush
Length 17 cm, mass about 50 g.
There are two subspecies:
Grasslands, heathlands, fynbos and other open habitats, often on rocky slopes.
Solitary, in pairs, or in small groups. Fairly active and often perches conspicuously.
Forages on the ground (often from a low perch) mainly for insects, but also other invertebrates, seeds and fruit.
Hockey PAR, Dean WRJ & Ryan PG (eds) 2005. Robert's Birds of Southern Africa, 7th edition. John Voelcker Bird Book Fund, Cape Town, South Africa. ISBN 0620340533
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