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redstart

  1. Himalayas - 615

    Himalayas - 615

    Himalayas - 615 Here's the lovely Plumbeous Water Redstart female ... ... image taken at the same spot ... as that of the male posted yesterday ... ... but six months apart ... That characteristic white rump is seen well, here ... Kainchi Ashram District Nainital Alt 4800 feet Uttarakhand...
  2. Himalayas - 614

    Himalayas - 614

    Himalayas - 614 A denizen of the high ... fast flowing Himalayan Streams ... Usually seen at the altitudes between 6600 ft to 13500 feest during summer ... may come down to lower altitudes during winters ... but surprisingly we have found a pair breeding at an altitude less than 5000 feet...
  3. Tom St

    Lesser Whitethroat or Common/Black Redstart song in the Netherlands--Groningen

    Recorded today (05.06.2022). Thanks for your help!
  4. Himalayas - 606 : Blue fronted Redstart : Himalayan rarity : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Himalayas - 606 : Blue fronted Redstart : Himalayan rarity : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Here's a lovely rarity from Himalayas ... Blue-fronted Redstart Female Ranikhet Hill Station Altitude 6500 feet Uttarakhand Himalayas 20 November 2019
  5. Himalayas - 604

    Himalayas - 604

    Himalayas - 604 Here's a relative Forum rarity Blue-fronted Redstart female Ranikhet Hill Station Altitude 6500 feet Uttarakhand Himalayas 20 November 2019
  6. mummymonkey

    Northern Wheatear x Common Redstart hybrid

    Astonishing record from Sweden. https://artportalen.se/Image/3582422 Via @BirdHybrids on Twitter
  7. C

    Redstart? Bird song, Scotland

    Hello all, I heard this song for a while, in an open mixed broadleaf woodland (and adjacent to farmland) in East Scotland, in early July. Audio recording attached. Bird singing high in the tree, at 0:09, 0:19 and 0:30 and each verse is slightly different and last for only 1 or 2 seconds. Is...
  8. American redstart - female

    American redstart - female

    As with so many bird species, the male is the more colorful one - though the female redstart may be grey, the flashes of yellow still make them striking
  9. American redstart - male

    American redstart - male

    The lovely orange and black colors of the American redstart really stand out in the dark pine forest. Unfortunately as they spend much of the time lurking around in the dark forests, you sometimes need to crank the ISO up to get them!
  10. IMG_7506 Black Redstart.jpg

    IMG_7506 Black Redstart.jpg

    Although not common in SE Kent, there are a few locations where you can see Black Redstarts, most of the places I know are coastal and the birds love to look for food among the rocks and concrete blocks added as coastal defense.
  11. American Redstart

    American Redstart

    American Redstart at Heisey road Orchard
  12. Himalayas - 503

    Himalayas - 503

    Himalayas - 503 It was early morning ... brilliantly lit ... we were all packed up to leave Himalayas ... to resume the mundane ... in the planes ... It was difficult to tear oneself away from the hypnosis of the ambiance ... And as we turned we were bid adieu by this fabulous lady...
  13. How'd ...

    How'd ...

    How'd ... Lively and colorful ... they are a wonderful winter visitor ... This friendly lady was inquisitive ... and almost inquired about the quality of birding on that typically low illumination winter day ... and posed as a compensation ... Watch her in a video clip uploaded...
  14. Brown-capped Redstart

    Brown-capped Redstart

    Brown-capped Redstart (Myioborus brunniceps)
  15. Redstart (first year)

    Redstart (first year)

    This male Redstart in our garden is in his first year because he has not got his typical dark colour. This does not keep him from singing all day long. Obviously, he has not found a parter, and so he's very busy displaying his rich, young voice.
  16. Black Redstart

    Black Redstart

    Phoenicurus phoenicurus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  17. Blue-fronted Redstart female

    Blue-fronted Redstart female

    Blue-fronted Redstart female having a stretch
  18. Seasons Greetings

    Seasons Greetings

    Lady Black Redstart ... does it for us ... Best wishes for a wonderful Christmas and Holiday Season to ... all friends and fellow travelers ... December 2019 ________ Alok & Renu Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur India
  19. Brown-capped Redstart

    Brown-capped Redstart

    Brown-capped Redstart (Myioborus brunniceps)
  20. Black Redstart

    Black Redstart

    I found this colorful Redstart when it gazed at me.
  21. Common Redstart

    Common Redstart

    Rouge queue front blanc - Phoenicurus phoenicurus
  22. Redstart

    Redstart

  23. Blue-capped Redstart

    Blue-capped Redstart

  24. Plumbeous Water Redstart male

    Plumbeous Water Redstart male

    A busy little fellow jumping between rocks in a stream at a village in Uttarakhand,India.
  25. Redstart

    Redstart

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