Taxonomy

Erithacus rubecula | European Robin | Spideog

Distribution

Status

Conservation status

Common. Not of conservation concern.

Native status

Native

Species Biology

Identification

One of Ireland's best know birds. Only Irish species with bright orange breast and face. 

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

Irish distribution

Found throughout the county, but largely absent for upland and treeless areas. 

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2021

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References

Publications

Balmer, D., Gillings, S., Caffrey, B., Swann, B., Downie, I. & Fuller, R. (2013) Bird Atlas 2007-11: The breeding and wintering birds of Britain and Ireland. British Trust for Ornithology, Thetford. 

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