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Old Tuesday 30th December 2008, 21:25   #1
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ID please, Point of Ayr (Air) Summer 08

?? Bunting was first thought

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Old Tuesday 30th December 2008, 21:35   #2
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Old Tuesday 30th December 2008, 21:35   #3
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Not a bunting, but a pipit. Meadow Pipit, if I'm not mistaken (bold streaking on back, prominent eye-ring, diffuse supercillium, pale edges to tertials, pink legs, bold submoustachial strip, amongst other features). Wish I could see more of them here.
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Old Tuesday 30th December 2008, 21:37   #4
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