Name: Robin

Scientific name: Erithacus rubecula

Category: Birds

Nature Stars: 20

What are nature stars?

About: A very familiar little bird, about 14cm long, brown above with a white belly and a famously red breast. Robins are common in parks and gardens, scrub and woodland. They sing from the top of bushes, and will sing right through the winter.Young Robins are b

How to identify: Unmistakeable.

Where: Widespread.

Natural Superpowers

  • Predator: 50
  • Agility: 60
  • Rarity: 20
  • Cute factor: 50
  • Traveller: 30

Fantastic fact: Robins have been traditionally associated with Christmas ever since Victorian times, representing the red-waistcoated postmen who would deliver the cards.

Photograph credit: Photo credit tbc

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