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Rock or meadow pipit

Observed: 20th October 2012 By: trevrobtrevrob’s reputation in Birdstrevrob’s reputation in Birdstrevrob’s reputation in Birds
rock or meadow pipit ?
Description:

is this a rock or meadow pipit

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Meadow Pipit (Anthus pratensis) interacts

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Rock

Rock pipits have a longer bill, greyer underparts with more smudgy spotting and (usually) dark legs. They are also bigger, though that can be hard to judge on a solitary bird.

Ian
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