• BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE!

    You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Hermit thrush or Swainson's thrush ? (1 Viewer)

unegawaya

Well-known member
Hello !

I have some difficulty to ditinguish hermit thrush and swainson's thrush. I know their songs, but when it is only visual, I am not sure. Can some one help me with some tips for that ? In my book it is said that hermit thrush has reddish contrasted tail. Has the one in the photo an enough contrasted reddish tail to be an hermit?
Thanks a lot !
 

Attachments

  • thrush.jpg
    thrush.jpg
    211.1 KB · Views: 110

Users who are viewing this thread

Top