Simple one for a Friday I think.
Is this a Song Thrush, a Fieldfare or something else please?
Taken in an English garden this week.
In reply to Robbo:
In reply to ouzel:
Mistle tend to be more upright, more grey/brown, often have black 'clumped spots' on upper chest, and appear more white fronted. They also tend to have pale cheek patches. The individual in the photo is clearly brown, has buff upper chest and down the side, no blotchy spots and brown cheeks.
Worth taking a look at this BTO video, Ben. It sets out all the key features of the two species.
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