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Lapland Bunting Bird

Lapland Bunting Bird

The male in summer is very striking, with a black crown, face, throat and upper breast, a 'snake' of white curling from supercilium to shoulder, and a bright chestnut nape-patch...

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Snow Bunting Bird

Snow Bunting Bird

Males in summer are black-and-white, with black back, wingtips, central tail feathers and bill, the remainder of the plumage being white. In winter they show a buffy-brown back patterned with black...

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Yellowhammer Bunting Bird

Yellowhammer Bunting Bird

The male is bright yellow on the head and underparts, with a few dark markings on the head, a rusty-brown wash on the breast and streaks down the flanks....

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Cirl Bunting Bird

Cirl Bunting Bird

A colourful bunting, although rather subtle and can easily blend into its surroundings. The male has a black throat extending back to the neck sides, a black bridle...

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Ortolan Bunting Bird

Ortolan Bunting Bird

In all plumages shows a prominent yellowish eye-ring, a dark malar stripe on a pale yellow background, a grey-brown mantle with prominent dark streaking...

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Reed Bunting Bird

Reed Bunting Bird

The male has a black throat outlined by white submoustachial stripes, and a black head with a complete white collar. The solid blacks are acquired by losing the paler...

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Corn Bunting Bird

Corn Bunting Bird

An unspectacular sparrow-like bird, but conspicuous in its behaviour and often seen singing from wires and posts. The plumage is uniform and subtle, lacking outstanding features...

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