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A red gape?
This appears to be a young Dunnock, but I've little experience with seeing fledgings. This one appears to have a red gape - I wonder if that is normal for them.
Habitat
Scrubby tree area above ravine
Location
Craighall, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, Scotland
Date taken
29 July, 2021
Scientific name
Prunella modularis
Equipment used
Nikon Coolpix P900 Birdwatching mode
beautiful portrait of this sweet dunnock, Delia, honestly don't know about the red gape, it anyhow looks cute, top class, many tfs!!
 

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Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
delia todd
Date added
View count
194
Comment count
11

Image metadata

Device
NIKON COOLPIX P900
Aperture
ƒ/5
Focal length
71.4 mm
Exposure time
1/160 second(s)
ISO
400
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
BF Dunnock juvenile 29 July 2021.jpg
File size
754.9 KB
Date taken
Thu, 29 July 2021 4:03 PM
Dimensions
3500px x 2445px

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