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Juvenile Yellow Wagtail ????

Observed: 7th August 2011 By: sevenoysterssevenoysters’s reputation in Birdssevenoysters’s reputation in Birdssevenoysters’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

seen on coastal path. Damp grassland with grazing sheep

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Pied

Juvenile Yellow Wagtail would show a narrow dark band around the throat, but not a large dark bib, like on this bird. The yellow tones are not unusual on juvenile Pieds.

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thanks

thanks for the correction and comments - much appreciated