Laura Mayhew-Manchon's picture

What is this bird?

Observed: 3rd February 2013 By: Laura Mayhew-Manchon
Mistery bird 2
Species interactions

No interactions present.


Isavar's picture

The Pekin Robin was

The Pekin Robin was successfully introduced in France (don't ask me why) and I wonder if now there is a population that made it across the Pyrenees...

Devonian's picture

Introduced into France...

Good note of interest. I imagine that the introduction had little, if any, negative impact. Surely a positive if it is expanding its range.

After making that comment I read that they can carry avian malaria.

Isavar's picture

Peking not pekin

Peking not pekin

jerebarker's picture

Red-billed Leiothrix

If you want to be really correct :o)