Goldcrest
Regulus regulus

>> GENERAL >>>>>

– tiny passerine, smallest bird in the WP
– nocturnal migrant, diurnal movements take place
– migrates singly or in small, very loose flocks

>> VISUAL ID >>>>>

BIF229_MPU_I1Q9267_121024_gcrest_d_nordsee_offshore
Goldcrest Regulus r. regulus
BIF0229, 24/10/2012, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze

BIF268_MPU_I1Q5019_141105_gcrest_d_nordsee_offshore
Goldcrest Regulus r. regulus
BIF0268, 05/10/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze

BIF269_MPU_I1Q5185_141105_gcrest_d_nordsee_offshore
Goldcrest Regulus r. regulus
BIF0269, 05/10/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze

BIF270_MPU_I1Q4908_141105_gcrest_d_nordsee_offshore
Goldcrest Regulus r. regulus
BIF0270, 05/10/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze

BIF271_MPU_I1Q4953_141105_gcrest_d_nordsee_offshore
Goldcrest Regulus r. regulus
BIF0271, 05/10/2014, North Sea, offshore, Germany, Mathias Putze

>> ACOUSTIC ID >>>>>


Goldcrest Regulus r. regulus, calls during migration
BIF0230, 11/10/2008, Greifswalder Oie, Germany, Patrick Franke

>> COMPARISON SPECIES >>>>>

Northern Wren

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