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Old Monday 16th April 2007, 08:30   #1
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Redstart? Gigrin Farm Wales

I saw this bird at Gigrin Farm, Mid Wales on Saturday, I apologise for the quality of the photographs but the bird was a long way off and I have had to crop the images severely. I think it is a Redstart but can anyone tell me if it is of the Black or Common variety.
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Old Monday 16th April 2007, 08:35   #2
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Looks fine for male Redstart.

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Old Monday 16th April 2007, 08:37   #4
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Hi,
Male common for me. Pic 3 showing the lighter crown that signifies the common redstart. Also, slate grey back also leads to male common
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Thanks for your help, I suspected it would be a Common. The stars of the show were the Kites, there must have been at least 30 birds present.
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