Redwing Turdus i. iliacus – medium-sized passerine, slightly larger than a starling – nocturnal migrant, migration may continue during the day – migrates singly or in rather loose flocks – regularly mixed with Fieldfare or Common Blackbird – very vocal
ID: – body with dark brown stripes on whitish ground - rusty red underwing - flanks rusty red - white contrasting supercilium and submoustachial stripe
Technical Data: Canon EOS-1D X EF 300/2.8 L IS USM + 1.4 Extender F5.0, 1/2000s, ISO-2500 North Sea, Offshore, Germany
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