Bombycilla japonica (홍여새; 紅連雀)

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Its scientific name is Bombycilla japonica, and it belongs to Bombycillidae of Passeriformes. They live together as a group of ten to twenty.

They are widely distributed in the subantarctic zone of the northern hemisphere such as the southeastern area of Siberia and the northern area of China. Japanese Waxwing has a red region at the end of its tail, and Bohemian Waxing has a yellow part. Their chief prey is the ripe persimmon on the persimmon tree, the fruit of Pyracantha, and Rosa multiflora.

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Comments (147)

Δεν εχω λόγια,αριστούργημα,φανταστική εικόνα με θέμα αγαπημένο!Φιλικούς χαιρετισμούς απο Ελλάδα,Χρήστος!!! on August 12, 2013

ssSUH: bonita vista de estas aves en el seto con frutos.

LIKE 94.

Saludos de Eliseo.

Enrique Echavarria on November 26, 2013

An excellent photograph. Thanks L 95 Enrique from Córdoba

Photographic masterpiece that deserves to enjoy it many times, great job my friend! Friendly greetings from Greece, Christos!

Adem Dogan on April 8

Very nice picture, lovely composition and special portraits. LIKE 96. Best wishes

caryca51 on April 8

Przepiękny pastelowy obraz...piękne ptaszyny...<FL> rodzina z Polski...,,Jemiołuszka zwyczajna,, Z przyjaznymi pozdrowieniami z Polski.Elka

Marina T on July 16

lk 98 & ♥ 18

bel colpo... bello scatto ! saluti Marina

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Photo taken in Geumsa-dong, Geumjeong-gu, Busan, South Korea

Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 6, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by ssSUH
    • Taken on 2011/03/01 13:23:48
    • Exposure: 0.000s (1/2500)
    • Focal Length: 200.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO3200
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
    • No flash