Ruff  Male
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Taken at Musselburgh on 20th August 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.




 

Female
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 10th September 2015 using
Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Juvenile
Taken at
Musselburgh on 8th August 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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In Flight
Taken at
Musselburgh on 25th September 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Ruff.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Philomachus pugnax.
Scolopacidae.
Charadriiformes
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Site Of Nest:
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Eggs:

Scrape lined with grass in vegetation at marsh edges.
Worms, insects, larvae, seeds.
Brown and buff back, bright breast and neck.
April-July.1 brood.

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Voice: