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Bird id


Postby swill453 » August 13th, 2019, 5:21 pm

Is this a baby robin, or something else? Image It was too big to be a wren I think.


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Re: Bird id


Postby PinkDalek » August 13th, 2019, 5:39 pm

I cheated and used Cortana. Looks like an immature Robin (if Helen in Wales is correct).

Edit: ... baby-robin

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Re: Bird id


Postby Weath » August 13th, 2019, 6:03 pm

It's a Robin.

Although I didn't need it on this occasion, I can recommend the 'Merlin' phone app which is able to provided pretty accurate bird ID from either directly form captured phone photo's or photos taken from screens (camera, monitors etc.).

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Re: Bird id


Postby mike » August 13th, 2019, 10:37 pm

Most definitely a baby Robin.

Some that feed on my feeders (in the Midlands) are beginning to get the tinge of red to replace the speckled breast.

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