Twite
Fact File
Taken at Musselburgh on 23rd November 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens




 



Female
Taken at Ardnave Point, Islay on 10th July 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
Fact File


 
Twite.
Species :
Order:
Family:
Local names:
Carduelis flavirostris
Fringilladae
Passiformes

Site Of Nest:
Materials Used:
Food:
Plumage:

Breeding Period:
Eggs:
In a sandbank or bush.
Deep cup of grass, twigs and moss.
Seeds.
Black streaks on brown back, buff with black
streaks below, face and throat unmarked buff.

May - June. 1 or 2 broods.
6 - 9

Voice: