Redwing

Turdus iliacus - Grive mauvis

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Turdidés

  • Genus
    :

    Turdus

  • Species
    :

    iliacus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 24 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 33 à 34 cm.
  • Weight
    : 55 à 75 g
Longevity

19 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Redwing (Turdus iliacus) is a species of bird in the Turdidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Turdus iliacus coburni (Iceland and Faroe Is.)
  • Turdus iliacus iliacus (n and e Europe to c Siberia)

Foreign names

  • Grive mauvis,
  • Zorzal Alirrojo,
  • Tordo-ruivo-commum,
  • Rotdrossel,
  • Szőlőrigó,
  • Koperwiek,
  • Tordo sassello,
  • Rödvingetrast,
  • Rødvingetrost,
  • drozd červenkavý,
  • drozd cvrčala,
  • Vindrossel,
  • punakylkirastas,
  • tord ala-roig,
  • Skógarþröstur,
  • droździk,
  • plukšķis,
  • vinski drozg,
  • Белобровик,
  • ワキアカツグミ,
  • 白眉歌鸫,
  • 白眉歌鶇,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate ; Shrubland : Boreal, Temperate ; Grassland : Tundra ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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