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Unidentified bird - warbler?

Observed: 1st April 2012 By: asbostaffasbostaff’s reputation in Birdsasbostaff’s reputation in Birdsasbostaff’s reputation in Birds
Warbler?
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Simon Walker's picture

AKA Dunnock...

...AKA Hedge Sparrow. I go for Dunnock, personally. Apparently it means "small brown bird".

ophrys's picture

Too right!

I hate the name Hedge Accentor, but iSpot kindly slipped it in without me noticing.

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pirayaguara's picture

I vote for Dunnock too - a

I vote for Dunnock too - a good Anglo-Saxon name

ranon.2011's picture

Dunnock for me also please.

Dunnock for me also please.

asbostaff's picture

Thank you all. And, Simon,

Thank you all. And, Simon, you're right - Dunnock is old English, meaning roughly 'small brown job'.

John O'D