Robin
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Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 11th December 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 


Taken at Holy Isle on 14th August 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 25th March 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Figgate Park on 21st February 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Corstorphine Hill on 18th April 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Lochwinnoch on 10th October 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Juvenile
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 16th September 2016 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.

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Juvenile
Taken at Lochwinnoch on 13th June 2010 using Nikon D40X
with Nikon 300 mm zoom lens.
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Juvenile
Taken at Glenashdale on 16th August 2016 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Lunch
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 26th April 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Feature
Taken in Dalzell Park, by the Sow bridge, on 1st February 2009 using Nikon D40X with Nikon 300 mm zoom lens .
A few breadcrumbs enticed this little beauty on to my hand.
An amazing experience for me. John P
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Robin.
Species :
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Family:
Local names:
Erithacus rubecula.
Passeriformes.
Muscicapidae.

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Robins build a neat cup nest in crevices,
holes or even strange artificial sites such as
discarded kettles.
Grass, moss and dead leaves, lined with hair and wool.

Insects and worms, normally caught by swooping.
It is relatively unafraid of humans and likes to come close
when anyone is digging the soil to reap the spoils.

Bright orange-red breast, face, throat and cheeks
edged with grey, a white belly and olive-brown upper parts.
13-14 cm
Late March. Clutches 2-3.
3-9. White or pale blue with reddish spots.
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