The American Robin (Turdus migratorius), also known as the robin, is a migratory songbird of the thrush family. It is named after the European Robin because of…
American Robin or North American Robin (Turdus migratorius) parents feeding its young. Robins are a migratory songbird from the thrush family. The American Robin is widely distributed throughout North America, wintering south of Canada from Florida to central Mexico and along the Pacific Coast. It is the state bird of Connecticut, Michigan, and Wisconsin.
AMERICAN ROBIN....widely found throughout North America....winters further south....measure 9.1 to 11.0 inches long with a wingspan of 12 to 16 inches....the state bird of Connecticut, Michigan, and Wisconsin....has a place in Native American mythology...a story of how the robin got its red breast by fanning the dying flames of a campfire to save a Native American man and a boy