Gallery description : pictures of nightingales

Nightingale which scientific name is luscinia magarhynchos usually grows 14cm - 16.5cm (5.5in - 6.5in). The top speed it can reach is 29km/h (18mph). These birds usually live 1 - 3 years. Nightingale is a bird that inhabits open forests and thickets. It has a feathers skin type. This type of birds usually have 20cm - 22cm (7.9in - 9in) wing span. The diet is omnivore. The average weight of the nightingale is 15g - 22g (0.5oz - 0.7oz).

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Facts about nightingales
NameNightingale
ColourBrown, tan
Wing Span20cm - 22cm (7.9in - 9in)
TypeBird
DietOmnivore
HabitatOpen forests and thickets
Skin TypeFeathers
KingdomAnimalia
Scientific NameLuscinia magarhynchos
GenusLuscinia
Conservation StatusLeast concern
OrderPasseriformes
FamilyMuscicapidae
Average Clutch Size3
LifestyleSolitary
Top Speed29km/h (18mph)
ClassAves
Weight15g - 22g (0.5oz - 0.7oz)
Main PreyFruit, nuts, seeds, insects
Size (L)14cm - 16.5cm (5.5in - 6.5in)
Distinctive FeaturesSmall body size with no markings and thin beak
PhylumChordata
PredatorsRats, cats, lizards
Life Span1 - 3 years
Image Details
Description Pictures of nightingales. Japanese Nightingales by Ceril91 on DeviantArt
Width 973 pixels
Heigh 691 pixels
File type JPG
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