Tag: Redwing

Do strategies against conspecific brood parasitism occur in Redwings Turdus iliacus?

Redwing (Turdus iliacus) Science Article 1 abstract A significant proportion of Redwings Turdus iliacus reject non-mimetic model Cuckoo Cuculus canorus eggs experimentally introduced into their nests. However, very few cases of Cuckoo parasitism have been recorded for this species. In the present study we tested the hypothesis that egg rejection by Redwings has evolved as […]

Redwing (Turdus iliacus)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Turdidae | [latin] Turdus iliacus | [UK] Redwing | [FR] Grive mauvis | [DE] Rotdrossel | [ES] Zorzal de Alas Rojas | [NL] Koperwiek Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Turdus iliacus EU c, w to n AF Turdus iliacus coburni Turdus iliacus iliacus Physical […]