Chiffchaff
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Taken at Garnock Estuary on 5th May 2019 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 10th April 2019 using Nikon D500
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 19th March 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Musselburgh on 20th April 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 26th April 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 24th March 2015 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens. Fact File
 
Chiffchaff.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Phylloscopus collybita.
Passeriformes.
Phylloscopidae
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Site Of Nest:
Materials:
Food:
Plumage:


Length:
Breeding period:
Eggs:
Close to the ground in tall grass or bushes.
Domed nest of dead vegetation.
Insectivore.
T
hey have brownish-green upper parts and off-white
underparts. They have a dark eye stripe through the
eye, a pale eyebrow and a thin pale eye ring.
10 - 11 cms
April - May. Clutches 2 - 3
4 - 9 Smooth glossy white with purple/black markings
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Song:
Call: