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Song Thrush

David Attenborough presents the song thrush.

Tweet of the Day is a series of fascinating stories about our British birds inspired by their calls and songs. David Attenborough presents the Song Thrush. The male's song in the dawn chorus includes a repertoire of over a hundred different phrases making it one of the richest songs of any British Bird.

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Wed 2 May 2018 05:58


Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)

Image courtesy of RSPB


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