Nightingale, Thrush


Name: Nightingale, Thrush

Scientific name: Luscinia luscinia

Type: Nightingale

Color: Brown,White

Habitat: Fields

Size: 14cm

Conservation status:

Rare Passage Migrant


Dark olivaceous grey-brown, resembling small thrush, with rusty red tail and pale underparts, whitish throat and eye-ring, Very similar to Nightingale but darker brown upperparts, duller rusty red tail and darker brownish grey breast and flanks indistinctly mottled when seen well at close range; best distinguished by rather far-carrying song. Very skulking.

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