Nestling types

There are two main types of nestling. One is the downy precocial chick like the Grey Partridge (Perdix perdix) and the other the naked altricial nestling, the typical song-bird nestling like Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla). The precocial or nidifugous chick is active soon … Continue reading

Illustrations for a Field Guide to the Birds of Romania 2.

I just finished two new landscape paintings. They illustrating two different Transylvanian habitats with specific birds. Birds list: Buteo buteo, Pica pica, Perdix perdix Birds list: Alauda arvensis, Vanellus vanellus