Genus Erithacus


Japanese Robin - The name "Japanese Robin" is also sometimes used for the Red-billed Leiothrix .


Ryukyu Robin - The specific name komadori is, somewhat confusingly, the common name of its relative Erithacus akahige in Japanese.

European Robin - The European Robin , most commonly known in Anglophone Europe simply as the Robin, is a small insectivorous passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the thrush family , but is now considered to be an Old World flycatcher . Around 12.5–14.0 cm in length, the male and female are similar in colouration, with an orange breast and face lined with grey, brown upperparts and a whitish belly. It is found across Europe, east to Western Siberia and south to North Africa; it is sedentary in most of its range except the far north.

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Muscicapidae
Genus : Erithacus