Redstart Animal Pictures

Phoenicurus phoenicurus

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Birds that look like robins: Common Redstart
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The common redstart belongs to the same family as the European robin.

Common redstart male with a caterpillar in the beak

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Adult female American Redstart (Setophaga ruticilla) perched on a branch in Galveston County, Texas, United States, during spring migration.

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Female redstarts are much paler than males and have orange-red tails and underparts. Their throats are fair, and they have light buff-brown upper parts.