Reed Bunting Male
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Taken at Ardmore Point on 3rd March 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.




 

Taken at Musselburgh on 12th June 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Male
Taken at Lochwinnoch on 25th April 2010 using Nikon D40X
with Nikon 300 mm zoom lens.
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Female
Taken at Musselburgh on 13th January 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Lochwinnoch on 22nd January 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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First Winter
Taken at Musselburgh on 23rd November 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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In Flight
Taken at Barns Ness on 21st September 2014 with Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.

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Reed Bunting.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Cyanistes caeruleus.
Passeriformes.
Paridae.


Site Of Nest:
Materials:
Food:
Plumage:



Length:
Breeding Period:
Eggs:
On the ground, mainly among reeds and bushes.
Cup nest made of grass and moss.
Seeds and Insects.
Adult males have a black head and throat with a
white neck collar and underparts and a heavily
streaked blown back. Female is much duller with a
streaked brown head.
1 3.5 to 15.5cm
April - May.
Clutches 2 to 3.
4 to 7.
Voice: