The Yellow Wagtail, Motacilla flava,
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|The Yellow Wagtail, Motacilla flava,|
This is an insectivorous bird of open country near water, such as wet meadows. It nests in tussocks, laying 4-8 speckled eggs.
This is a slender 15-16 cm long bird, with the characteristic long, constantly wagging tail of its genus. It is the shortest tailed of the European wagtails. The breeding adult male is basically olive above and yellow below. In other plumages, the yellow may be diluted by white.
Jung bird from this year"s
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|To efsus: Mot fla juv.||joska
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very nice to see a young one, TFS Ori
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- zobo (44)
- [2009-05-28 19:08]
Its a funny thing how animals can look so bright, but they aren't very. Nice picture!