Collared Palm Thrush

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Original source: Jenny Varley
Author: Jenny Varley

The Collared Palm Thrush is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

collared palm thrush occur in the area. Upstream is the Zambezi National Park - home to elephant, giraffe and others. The town of Victoria Falls attracts visitors from all corners of the world and provides a base for a variety of adventure activities including white water rafting in the turbulent rapids below the Falls, canoeing, kayaking, microlighting and even bungi jumping. The more sedentary visitor will enjoy the casino at Elephant Hills Hotel and shopping in the craft village. More

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African Palm Swift and Collared Palm Thrush often nest in palms such as borassus. Large spreading sycamore fig trees in otherwise rather open country are a conspicuous feature of parts of southern Zambia. Numerous species eat the fruit or make hole nests in dead branches. One bird that does both is Chaplin More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Muscicapidae
Genus : Cichladusa
Species : arquata
Authority : Peters, 1863
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