|Trees and bushes.
A cup nest,
of twigs, grass, moss and lichen,
lined with mud and grass.
worms, snails and slugs, fruits and berries.
backs with dark brown spots on the
white underparts. The
most striking identification
features are the red flanks
and underwing, and the
creamy white stripe above the eye
33 - 35 cms.
April - May. 2 Clutches.
2 - 8 Smooth, glossy and light blue
or greenish-blue with reddish-brown