This bird has appeared several times in my garden in Oxfordshire during October 2019. Is it a Robin with a white breast? If not what is it?
Hi Tony, It certainly moves like a robin and looks like one albeit this bird possibly has Leucism which means the bird has lost some of its pigmentation. You can read more HERE and also HERE
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In reply to Nigel O:
Unicum arbustum haud alit duos erithacos
(One bush does not shelter two Robins)
Zenodotus (3rd Century B.C.)
In reply to monkeycheese:
There was a similar Robin photographed a few years ago. The link to that is Here
Another Robin with this plumage variation was spotted several times on the Tarka Trail in North Devon about 4 years ago.
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