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Wood Thrush
(Hylocichla mustelina)

Wood Thrush Information
Length: 7.75 - 8"

Habitat: Nests in mature deciduous or mixed forests and their edges. Prefers damp woodlands with tall trees and a moderate to dense, shrubby understory. Also found in wooded
Wood Thrush
Photo © Mike Danzenbaker
residential areas and parks. Click to enlarge
Diet: Insects and their larvae; spiders; other invertebrates including earthworms, snails, and sowbugs. Fruits and berries when they become available.
Wood Thrush ID TipsIdentification tips
for the Wood Thrush
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
Wood Thrush Breeding Map Wood Thrush Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map           Winter Map (CBC)      
Additional Information:
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Photo, description, similar species, sound, range, habitat, food, behavior, reproduction, and conservation status.



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