Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus) - HBW 10, p. 637
French: Grive draine
Spanish: Zorzal Charlo
Taxonomy: Turdus viscivorus Linnaeus, 1758, Essex, England.
Three subspecies recognized.
Subspecies and Distribution:
- viscivorus Linnaeus, 1758 - Europe E to W Siberia and N Iran; non-breeding also N Africa and SW Asia.
- deichleri Erlanger, 1897 - NW Africa, Corsica and Sardinia.
- bonapartei Cabanis, 1860 - Turkmenistan and SC Siberia S to W Nepal and Altai; non-breeding C & S Asia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
VideosSee all 35 videos
Adult collects earthworms and feeds them to fledgling Locality London, England, Great Britain (ssp viscivorus)
Desmond Allen 27 May 2013 9 weeks ago 21 sec 4.8
An adult eating a faecal sac, and then its mate feeding a chick and eating another faecal sac Locality Stillorgan, Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County, Dublin Region, Ireland (ssp viscivorus)
Brendan Marnell 30 April 2007 6 years ago 1 min 4.7
An adult feeding the youngs on the nest Locality Stillorgan, Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County, Dublin Region, Ireland (ssp viscivorus)
Brendan Marnell 30 April 2007 6 years ago 34 sec 4.7
A male singing Locality Forêt de Sénart, France (ssp viscivorus)
Julien Rochefort 11 April 2007 6 years ago 28 sec 4.6
Resting. Locality Casa de Campo Park, Madrid City, Madrid, Spain
Eduardo Tejeda Lima 20 March 2013 36 weeks ago 21 sec 4.5
Two adults at the nest, the male with the bill full of worms to feed the chicks. Locality Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (ssp viscivorus)
Thomas Voekler 3 May 2008 4 years ago 35 sec 4.5
PhotosSee all 33 photos
Mistle Thrush in feeding room :-).
Locality Lublin Province, Poland
Paweł Wacławik 25 February 2006 2 years ago 4.3
on the branch looking at the sunset
Locality Els Omells de Na Gaia, Lleida Province, Catalonia, Spain
Josep Batlle 2 years ago 4.1
Adult on a branch. Migrant.
Locality Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Juan José Bazán Hiraldo 10 February 2013 1 hour ago ADDED TODAY! 4
Locality Ifrane, Meknès-Tafilalet Region, Morocco (ssp deichleri)
José Luis Copete 4 May 2011 15 weeks ago 4
2nd year bird captured and ringed
Locality Das, Cerdanya, Catalonia, Spain (ssp viscivorus)
Oriol Soler Ferrer 22 April 2011 25 weeks ago 4
Singing in early morning at the top of a holly tree
Locality Cheshire, England, Great Britain
Alan Debenham 1 December 2012 51 weeks ago 4