Birds of the southern taiga of western Siberia - song and habitat around Tomsk

Turdus philomelos 
-  Song Thrush - Певчий дрозд - Zanglijster   -   Song

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Recorded on the 4th of May 2004 near Kolarovo village (15 km to the south of Tomsk) (mixed woodland; at 5621N, 8456E). Background species: Ficedula hypoleuca, Fringilla montifringilla.

Arrives at the thaw period. In the Tomsk area appears usually at the end of April - early May.

Inhabits dense and tall coniferous woods, mixed and deciduous forests with some coniferous growth. Common and region-wide.

Sings from the arrival time until the end of June- early July.