Willow Warbler
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Taken at Doonfoot on 30th April 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm lens.




 



Taken at Jura on 13th July 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Musselburgh on 17th April 2011 using Nikon D40X
with Nikon 300 mm zoom lens.
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Juvenile
Taken at Pow Burn on 14th September 2014 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens

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Willow Warbler.
Species:
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Family:
Local Names:
Phylloscopus trochilus.
Passeriformes.
Phylloscopidae.

Site Of Nest:
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Breeding Period:
Eggs:
Domed nest of grass near the ground in thick cover.
Insects and spiders from foliage and catches some flies in the air.
Greenish brown above and off-white below.
It is very similar to the Chiffchaff.
April - May. 1 - 2 broods.
3-9 Smooth, glossy white eggs with a reddish-brown speckle
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