Robin – (Erithacus rubecula)

Bird Facts: Length: 14 cm. The female resembles the male but is not as brightly coloured. Voice: A ringing ‘tic’ or ‘tsip’. Song: Loud and melodious. The male sings perched in a tree. Size of Egg:  16.9—22.2 x 13.8—16.3 mm. Deciduous, mixed and coniferous woods with thick undergrowth from lowland to mountain elevations are the home of the robin in practically the whole of Europe, except Iceland and northern Scandinavia. Its range extends eastward as far as western Siberia and it is also found in northwest Africa. In western and central Europe it is plentiful in parks and cemeteries, preferring … Continue reading Robin – (Erithacus rubecula)