Redstart, European Redstart, White-fronted Redstart
Russian: Обыкновенная горихвостка
French: Rougequeue a front blanc
Mongolian: Эгэл галсүүлт
Japanese: シロビタイジョビタキ (Shiro-bitai-jobitaki)
Body length: 13-14.5 cm
Wing span: 22-27 cm
Breeding visitor / passage migrant
Breeding season: May-August
Egg number: 6-7
Egg colour: Glossy light blue.
1 per year
Global status: Least concern
Regional status: Least concern
Food: Insects, spiders, other arthropods and
Habitat: Nests in deciduous and mixed
forests, sometimes coniferous with thickets and dense tall bushes in mountain
taiga forests, sorest steppe and valleys of lakes and rivers. The nest is
placed in a hole in tree-stumps, rocks, walls, or on the ledges of buildings.
It is sometimes found on the ground in hollows of banks or among tree-roots;
but when in trees, the nest may be high up.