Turdus merula Linnaeus 1758 (Family Turdidae)


Male

Female

Nest

Young

Resident Nester; Territory: 1ha;
Length: 24-25cm; Wingspan: 34-38.5cm; Weight: Male 78-149g, Female 70-140g;
3-5 Eggs: March - July (10-19 Days); Young: April - July (10-19 Days);
Migration: March - April, September - October;
Moult: July - September

Biotopes:
Meadows

Beech Forest

Hedge Rows
Nest:
(0 - 4 m)

Tree or Shrub Branches
Principal Food:
Lumbricidae

Gastropoda

Coleoptera

Lepidoptera

Rosaceae
Predators:
Accipiter nisus


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