The summer breeding range of the Black-throated Thrush, male above (left and centre in breeding plumage, right in winter plumage)
is from far Eastern Europe to West Siberia and Mongolia.
It migrates south for the winter. Photos on this page were taken in Kazakhstan by Alexandra Makhnina.
Black-throated Thrush, female, above
Hybrid Black-throated and Red-throated Thrush
The Black-throated Thrush used to be considered the same species as the Red-throated Thrush, Turdus ruficollis
, which overlaps the range to the east, and together they were called the Dark-throated Thrush. Above is said to be a hybrid Turdus atrogularis x ruficollis