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Redstart

Phoenicurus phoenicurus

Description:

Redstart or Common redstart is an Old World flycatcher (fam Muscicapidae), roughly the size of sparrow; but slimmer and a bit more elegant in profile. Portrayed here is male, flamboyant in his breeding colours: orange-red breast, pale orange belly, black face and throat, white forehead, ash-grey crown and back. Caught in the middle of his song.

Habitat:

Common flycatcher in Europe woodlands, here observed in central Georgia, on a wooded slopes of a hill above Mtskheta; a township on periphery of Tbilisi.


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1 Comment

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 2 weeks ago

LOL. On a second thought, you are totally right, Liana... ;-)

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 3 weeks ago

Your first shot made me laugh. It looks like its telling you off :D Thank you for sharing Zlatan :) Liana

მცხეთა-მთიანეთი, Georgia

Lat: 41.82, Long: 44.70

Spotted on Apr 22, 2019
Submitted on Apr 29, 2019

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