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Old Sunday 2nd September 2018, 15:47   #1
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LBJ, Nouakchott, Mauritania

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Old Sunday 2nd September 2018, 15:53   #2
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Grasshopper Warbler?
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Old Sunday 2nd September 2018, 16:03   #3
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Actually that's my starting position but I didn't want to lead the discussion. I had one definite one 20 metres away two weeks ago.

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Grasshopper Warbler?
Yes, and easily aged as an adult on account of the very worn remiges and rectrices which are clearly visible in the 1st image.

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Thank you both for such prompt responses.

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