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A Handbook of European Birds: For the Use of Field Naturalists and ...
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abdomen Adult Female Summer Adult Male Summer Adult Summer Adult Winter ashy-grey Asia Asia Minor autumn band barred with black barred with brown beneath white bill black bill brown blackish blackish-brown Breeds browner buff Central Central Asia cere chestnut chin and throat colour coverts culmen o-5 darker Distribution duller dusky ear-coverts edged feathers feet black fore forehead Genus glossed grey greyish greyish-brown greyish-white Habitat head and neck Immature Birds inches Inhabits inner webs innermost secondaries irides brown irides dark brown legs and feet Length Linn mandible marked mottled Nearctic Northern Africa outer webs outermost pale brown pale margins Palearctic region paler patch plumage primaries pure white quills rectrices reddish-brown rufous rump scapulars shading sides of head sides of neck Similar to adult slate-grey Southern Europe spotted streaked with brown Summer visitant superciliary stripe tail-feathers tarsus o75 tinged tipped with white upper tail-coverts vermiculated washed whitish wing-coverts wings and tail yellow yellowish Young