thrush nightingale

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Related to thrush nightingale: Luscinia megarhynchos
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Noun1.Thrush nightingale - large nightingale of eastern Europethrush nightingale - large nightingale of eastern Europe
thrush - songbirds characteristically having brownish upper plumage with a spotted breast
genus Luscinia, Luscinia - nightingales
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philomelos) Thrush nightingale 1/150 (0.7) 1 (Luscinia luscinia) Common redstart 3/457 (0.7) 1.7 (Phoenicurus phoenicurus) European robin 16/3,106 (0.5) 1.4 (Erithacus rubecula) European pied 1/58 (1.7) 11 flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca) Common chaffinch 2/194 (1.0) 1 (Fringilla coelebs) Dunnock (Prunella 1/41 (2.4) 1 modularis) Eurasian blackcap 8/1,478 (0.5) 1 (Sylvia atricapilla) Garden warbler 2/1,183 (0.2) 1 (S.
A possible Thrush Nightingale behind Bangor High Street was not relocated, but a Siberian Chiffchaff on Bardsey showed well, joining three Richard's Pipits and a Yellow-browed Warbler on this week's list.
A throssa, known to birders as a thrush nightingale, was reported on the birding grapevine and twitchers raced to Unst for a rare glimpse.