Blue Rock Thrush

Blue Rock Thrush
English Common Name
Blue Rock Thrush
Scientific name
Monticola solitarius
Order: Passeriformes, Family: Muscicapidae
About 23.5 cm
Species Distribution
Japan; resident bird in mainland of Japan and southward, North Africa, Southern Europe, Southern Eurasian Continent, Korean Peninsula
Okinawan Common Name
Ishi-sue-sah, Kaahra-bansah etc.
Many live on the seashores with rocks and cliffs. It is also found in town and residential areas.

Updated July 2018

back to "Movies of Okinawa creatures" page