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Canary Islands Chiffchaff

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


[edit] Identification

[edit] Distribution

Endemic to the Canary Islands.

[edit] Taxonomy

[edit] Subspecies[1]

Two subspecies accepted:

Has been considered conspecific with Common Chiffchaff in the past.

[edit] Habitat

Pinewoods, parks and gardens.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] Vocalisation

Song: generally confined to chiff.

[edit] 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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