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The common chiffchaff, or simply the chiffchaff, is a common and widespread leaf warbler which breeds in open woodlands throughout northern and temperate Europe and Asia.

It is a migratory passerine which winters in southern and western Europe, southern Asia and north Africa. Greenish-brown above and off-white below, it is named onomatopoeically for its simple ''chiff-chaff'' song. It has a number of subspecies, some of which are now treated as full species. The female builds a domed.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Jan 1, 2019. Captured Dec 25, 2018 13:38 in Unnamed Road, Arta, Greece.
  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/2000s
  • ISO320
  • 560mm