The song thrush (Turdus philomelos) is a thrush that breeds across much of
Eurasia. It has ..... song twice over, Lest you should think he never could
Their ears are below and just behind their eyes, they do not have external ear
lobes, but if you look very carefully, you'll notice a small patch of feathers that are
A Song Thrush can be easily recognised by its brown upper parts and cream ...
Mistle Thrushes and Song Thrushes, but Song Thrushes are smaller, have ...
Jul 1, 2002 ... Kroodsma has paid particular attention to local variation in song types, known as
dialects. ... "Many people can identify a Wood Thrush (Hylocichla mustelina)
when they ... So we removed the cochlea from the ears of a few Eastern Phoebes
... They should not have been able to develop normal songs after ...
Sep 28, 2012 ... Could you please tell me what kind of bird this is? ... together): many thrushes
also have exquisite, haunting songs. ... yet his work must have been notable
because several birds have been ... Well, believe it or not, some birders, with way
better skills (and ears) than I have, are able to sit outside in the pitch ...
Smaller and browner than a mistle thrush with smaller spotting. Its habit of
repeating song phrases distinguish it from singing blackbirds. It likes to eat snails
sounds to my human ears like a harsh and percussive terminal flourish. ... pure
magic in the way the thrush must hear it, with his precision breathing. American ...
bee- fee; and soon he sings fee- bee- bay- fee- bee, three different song patterns,
.... heard him say “It's a chance to get to know my father better . . . but we could.
Some birds have thousands of different songs, some only one, and some even
none. ... He yearns to know not just what bird species he hears singing, but what
individual ... After reading The Singing Life of Birds, you'll listen to birds with new
ears. .... For the sheer beauty of song, you must read the discussion of thrushes.
If you don't know where a Killdeer chick was picked up, but do know where
another ... Unfortunately for us, many of these sounds are not musical to the
human ear. ... can cause a super cool phenomenon called "duetting" of songs
where a bird can ... Feathers wear out and get old so birds must replace them
every so often.
Aug 1, 2004 ... Among his winged brethren, the song of the wood thrush has no equal. He sings
more enchantingly than any bird I know. ... The Pilgrims must have heard it, too,
and perhaps the wood thrush comforted ... Of course, the tones most soothing to
my ears may grate the nerves of other wood thrushes, and the ...