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Old Wednesday 30th December 2009, 10:32   #1
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Eastern Lesser Whitethroat id


This Lesser Whitethroat was photographed in Gothenburg, Sweden a couple of days ago.

Seems like one of the Eastern races, anyone who has an opionon from this photo:

Observers have noted that it gives a long-tailed impression in the field.

Is there anyway of telling the race without DNA?

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Old Tuesday 19th January 2010, 13:02   #2
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Hi Marcus - did you get any feedback? Would be very intereseted as this bird is wintering in my father's garden in Nottingham, England.

blythi? halimodendri?

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