Song Thrush
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Taken at Doonfoot on 27th November 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 29th July 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
 
Taken at Ardmore Point on 1st June 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 22nd March 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 3rd November 2014 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 25th April 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Juvenile
Taken at Jura on 13th July 2017 using Nikon D5200 with
Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Song Thrush.
Species:
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Family:
Local Names:
Turdus philomelos.
Passeriformes.
Turdidae.

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Bushes or hedges.
Grass, twigs, and earth.
Omnivorous, eating a wide range of insects, earthworms,
snails and berries.
The Song Thrush repeats call phrases 3 or 4 times.
They often use a favourite stone as
an "anvil" to smash snail shells against.
Brown upper parts, pale buff underparts with dark speckles which look like arrows pointing towards the head.
22–23 cm.
March-June. Clutches 2-4.
3-9. Bright blue spotted with black. View
Voice: