Song Thrush
Turdus philomelos

– medium-sized passerine, slightly larger than a starling
– nocturnal migrant, migration may continue during the day
– migrates singly or a few individuals together
– regularly together with Common Blackbirds or Redwings
– very vocal

BIF202_MPU_I1Q2218_140920_strhush-1W_d_bard_offshore
Song Thrush Turdus p. philomelos, 1CY
BIF0202, 20/09/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
BIF203_MPU_I1Q2220_140920_strhush-1W_d_bard_offshore
Song Thrush Turdus p. philomelos, 1CY
BIF0203, 20/09/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze
Singdrossel, fliegend, diesjährig
Song Thrush Turdus p. philomelos, 1CY
BIF0124, 23/09/2010, Baltic Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze


Song Thrush Turdus p. philomelos, calls during migration
Siberian Chiffchaff Phylloscopus tristis
Black Grouse Tetrao tetrix

BIF0126, 08/05/2008, Dzhukey, Kazakhstan, Patrick Franke
Telinga parabolic reflector


Song Thrush Turdus p. philomelos, calls during migration
BIF1117, 15/10/2208, Greifswalder Oie, Germany, Patrick Franke

comparison species:
Common Blackbird
Fieldfare
Redwing
Mistle Thrush
Little Bunting
Rustic Bunting

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