Richard's Pipit - Grote Pieper

Richard's Pipit

Grote Pieper

Anthus richardi

Pictures: Teus Luijendijk

 

7 October 2004, Alphen aan den Rijn ZH

 

7 October 2004, Alphen aan den Rijn ZH

Birds of this species are often seen only when flushed from the ground or during migration. This individual, however, turned to resting a little on a mound in a construction area that it favoured, allowing me to take some video shots through the telescope.

  Richard's Pipit  -  Grote Pieper  Anthus richardi   juvenile;  videograbs (320x).
  Alphen aan den Rijn ZH, The Netherlands, 7 October 2004.

 


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