Gray-cheeked Thrush

Catharus minimus
A Gray-cheeked Thrush specimen on display in the exhibit "Birds of D.C."

DC Information

Fairly common migrant in May and mid-September to mid-October. In migration, it is usually found in thick forests that have a brushy understory. Sexes are similar.

Specimen Information

Date:  10/6/1875
Collected By:  EA Mearns
Locality:  Highland Falls, NY
Sex:  Male
Catalog ID:  236048