Thrush Nightingale

Luscinia luscinia - Rossignol progné

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Muscicapidés

  • Genus
    :

    Luscinia

  • Species
    :

    luscinia

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 24 à 26 cm.
  • Weight
    : 21 à 29 g
Longevity

6 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Thrush Nightingale (Luscinia luscinia) is a species of bird in the Muscicapidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Rossignol progné,
  • Ruiseñor Ruso,
  • Rouxinol-russo,
  • Sprosser,
  • Nagy fülemüle,
  • Noordse Nachtegaal,
  • Usignolo maggiore,
  • Näktergal,
  • Nattergal,
  • slávik veľký,
  • slavík tmavý,
  • Nattergal,
  • satakieli,
  • Lysternagtegaal,
  • rossinyol rus,
  • Húmgali,
  • słowik szary,
  • lakstīgala,
  • veliki slavec,
  • Обыкновенный соловей,
  • ヨナキツグミ,
  • 欧歌鸲,
  • 歐歌鴝,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Shrubland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Grassland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Illustration

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