Little Rock Thrush

The little rock thrush is a passerine bird in the family Muscicapidae. It is found in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Yemen.

The little rock-thrush is a northeast African endemic and the smallest (15 cm) of the rock-thrushes. Distinctive marks are the blue-grey throat extending onto the breast and a rufous tail with black central tail feathers and tail tip. (Source Wikipedia)

Scientific name: Monticola rufocinereus

Higher classification: Rock thrush

Rank: Species

The photo was taken by me at Dedan Kimathi University of Technology – Conservancy. Here we have several species of birds that you can’t miss to see.


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