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The whinchat is a small migratory passerine bird breeding in Europe and western Asia and wintering in central Africa. At one time considered to be in the thrush family, Turdidae, it is now placed in the Old World flycatcher family, Muscicapidae.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Ant Marriott
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By Ant Marriott

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Uploaded May 5, 2015. Captured May 4, 2011 01:08 in Unnamed Road, Romiley, Stockport SK6 5JQ, UK.
  • Canon EOS 50D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/664s
  • ISO640
  • 500mm