European Robin
Erithacus rubecula

– sparrow-sized passerine
– nocturnal migrant, diurnal only short local movements
– migrates singly

BIF163_MPU_I1Q9274_121024_erobin_d_nordsee_offshore
European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula
BIF0163, 24/10/2012, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
BIF164_MPU_I1Q9209_121024_erobin_d_nordsee_offshore
European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula
BIF0164, 24/10/2012, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
BIF259_MPU_I1Q5084_141105_erobin_d_nordsee_offshore
European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula
BIF0259, 05/11/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
BIF260_MPU_I1Q5080_141105_erob_d_nordsee_offshore
European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula
BIF0260, 05/11/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
BIF261_MPU_I1Q5007_141105_erob_d_nordsee_offshore
European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula, AD
BIF0261, 05/11/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
BIF165_20121024_I1Q9383_d_nordsee_offshore
European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula, 1CY
BIF0165, 24/10/2012, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze

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European Robin Erithacus r. rubecula, calls during migration
BIF0396, 30/09/2014, Baltic Sea, offshore, Germany, Patrick Franke
Sennheiser MKH 30/50
-> please note: shortened gaps between calls!

comparison species:
Common Blackbird (a)
Dunnock (a)

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