Cholo Alethe

Scientific Name
Pseudalethe choloensis
Family
Genus
Conservation Status
Endangered (EN)

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Wikipedia Article

The Thyolo Alethe (Alethe choloensis) is an endangered species of bird in the Turdidae family. It is found in Malawi and Mozambique. It is named after Thyolo, a nearby town in Malawi. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is most threatened by habitat loss due to deforestation, fires, and human activities.
This bird has rust-coloured upper parts and white underparts with grey plumage on the sides of its face and neck. It has flesh coloured legs and a dark brown tail with white tips.