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Photo © by squidfish
Peurto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spring 2007
Phylloscopus canariensis

Identification

Distribution

Endemic to the Canary Islands.

Taxonomy

Subspecies[1]

Two subspecies accepted:

Has been considered conspecific with Common Chiffchaff in the past.

Habitat

Pinewoods, parks and gardens.

Behaviour

Vocalisation

Song: generally confined to chiff.

References

  1. Clements, JF. 2009. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2009. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
  2. BF Member observations

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