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Observed: 2nd February 2012 By: KelsaeJohnKelsaeJohn’s reputation in BirdsKelsaeJohn’s reputation in BirdsKelsaeJohn’s reputation in BirdsKelsaeJohn’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

Busily foraging just 4 or 5 feet from me and showing no concern whatsoever!

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Syrphus's picture

Well use it then! You don't

Well use it then! You don't need to use the English names the system provides, as long as the Latin is correct. Anything the system provides, you can edit as you like.

M.

TRY

recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.

KelsaeJohn's picture

Dunnock

Right ho, I will!

Peter Pearson's picture

Hedge Sparrow

Can anyone remember this bird under the name Hedge Sparrow, or even Hedgybet. Ah, the good old days

Roger Gilbert's picture

I grew up ........

knowing it as the Hedge Sparrow.

Howardian Local Nature Reserve
http://www.howardianlnr.org.uk

pirayaguara's picture

Given that Dunnock is an

Given that Dunnock is an Anglo-Saxon name (meaning little brown bird) even Hedge "Sparrow" is a johnny come lately name
Ach der goode aulde tags

Beagle's picture

Preferred common names.

I use 'Dunnock' as does the Merseyside Biobank which is my Local Records Centre. Regards

Hugh