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Turdus migratorius caurinus

Turdus migratorius caurinus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclass: Gnathostomata
Class: Aves
Subclass: Neornithes
Infraclass: Aves
Superorder: Passerimorphae
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeres
Superfamily: Muscicapoidea
Family: Turdidae
Genus: Turdus
Series: Amniota
Species: T. migratorius
Subspecies: caurinus
Binomial name
Turdus migratorius caurinus
(Grinnell, 1909)

Turdus migratorius caurinus is a subspecies within the kingdom Animalia, family Turdidae.

Vernacular Names

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Similar Species


  • Turdus migratorius caurinus

Habitat and Ecology


Biome: Coastal.


Name Status

Name status: accepted name.
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: 04-Nov-2013
Source: ITIS Global, Dec 2014
Some taxonomic info derived from IOC.[1]


SE Alaska and w Canada to nw Oregon, winters to California Breeding range: Breeding range: Breeding range: Breeding range: Breeding range: NA, MA Alaska and Canada to Guatemala e Canada Alaska (except se), Canada (except e and w) and c and ne USA se USA se Alaska and coastal w Canada Nonbreeding range: to sw USA

  • Reported here: Antarctica, Canada, Canada:British Columbia, Trinidad and Tobago, United States.

Map showing distribution of observations of Turdus migratorius caurinus.

More Information


  • Catalog of Life Identifier: 074d0b659fc26a31ff7686c8c979c5ec
  • GBIF: TaxonID: 6171838 TaxonKey: 13903337
  • ITIS: 179763
  • Namebank ID: 592440
  • SP2000 Accepted Name Code: ITS-179763
  • ZipcodeZoo CritterID: 407325


  1. International Ornithologists’ Committee. IOC World Bird List 5.2 doi 10.14344/IOC.ML.5.2 link


  • Birds of Oregon, by Ira N. Gabrielson.. and Stanley G. Jewett. ./i Corvallis, Or., Pub. by Oregon State College through the O.S.C. Cooperative Association[c1940] url p. 465.
  • Catalogue of birds of the Americas and the adjacent islands in Field Museum of Natural History. by Charles E. Hellmayr./i 13 1934 Chicago: Field Museum of Natural History, 1934. url p. 353.
  • Check-list of North American birds / prepared by a committee of the American ornithologists' union./i Lancaster, Pa.: The Union, 1931. url p. 256.
  • Check-list of North American birds./i [Ithaca, N.Y.]1957. url p. 433.
  • Check-list of birds of the world./i Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1931-1987. url p. 227.


  • Brands, S.J. (comp.) 1989-present. The Taxonomicon. Universal Taxonomic Services, Zwaag, The Netherlands. Accessed February 2, 2012.
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed March 18, 2008. http://www.gbif.org Mediated distribution data from 3 providers.

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