varied thrush

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varied thrush

n.
A large thrush (Ixoreus naevius) of western North America, having a bluish gray back, an orange breast and throat, and a black band across the breast.
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More than 300 species have been recorded, from the bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), which can be seen fishing on the rivers, to small birds, like the varied thrush (Zoothera naevia), the wren (Troglodytes tro-glodytes), the pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus), and the gray jay (Perisoreus canadensis).