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Shetland Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes zetlandicus) holding in its beak a caterpillar that it has just captured to feed its chicks. This subspecies of the Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) lives only on the Shetland Islands of Scotland.

© Alain Roux / Biosphoto

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Image size: 4462x2976 pixels (14.9"x9.9" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2022-06-21

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Area / Naturalness / Natural area

Europe / European Union / United kingdom / Great Britain / Scotland

Individual / Nobody


Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Low Risk (IUCN) LR / Least Concern (IUCN) LC

Species / Species particularity / Endemic

Behavior / Feeding behaviour / Feed (to)

Shot / Three quarter shot

World sea and ocean / Atlantic Ocean / North Atlantic Ocean / North Sea

Europe / European Union / United kingdom / Shetland (Islands) (GB)

Area / Low formation / Oceanic formation / Sandy moor

Shot / Overview

Behavior / Reproductive behaviour / Nest (to)


Individual / Stage of development / Larva / Caterpillar

Enumeration / Alone

Species / Relation between species / Predation / Prey

Species / Relation between species / Predation / Predator

Individual / Stage of development / Adult

Ambiance / Seasons / Temperate season / Spring

Matter (substance) / Mineral matter / Rock fragment / Rock (stone)

Animal / Wild animal / Chordate / Vertebrate / Sauropsid / Bird / Passerine / Wren / Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) / Shetland Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes zetlandicus)

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Deuterostomia / Chordata / Vertebrata / Gnathostomata / Euteleostomi / Sarcopterygii / Rhipidistia / Tetrapodomorpha / Tetrapoda / Sauropsida / Aves / Passeriformes / Troglodytidae / Troglodytes

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