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Clearly not a troglodyte
This wren was singing high up a tree. Clearly not a troglodyte (cave dweller/hermit). Guess this is the view from down under.
Habitat
Scrubland
Location
Oostvaardersplassen
Date taken
April 2017
Scientific name
Troglodytes troglodytes
Equipment used
Canon EOS 450D; 100-400
Supporter
Nor a pointless little king as the French and Spaniards call him! Very nice shot
Didn't realise it was called the pointless little king as well. A search led me to this blog where they describe the stories associated with the wren/wran in different countries, and its possible link to Christmas... Interesting read.

 
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Opus Editor
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This is one of the more common birds, that I hear a lot, but find it extremely difficult to see well enough for an picture.

You've sure mastered that difficulty Sandeep... a fabulous picture of your not a cave-dweller LOL. Thanks my friend.
 

Media information

Category
Britain & Europe
Added by
Jaysan
Date added
View count
102
Comment count
9

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS 450D
Aperture
ƒ/6.3
Focal length
400.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1600
ISO
500
Flash
Off, did not fire
Filename
IMG_1508.JPG
File size
746.4 KB
Date taken
Thu, 13 April 2017 12:45 PM
Dimensions
1200px x 793px

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