Yellow Wagtail - Engelse Gele Kwikstaart

Yellow Wagtail

Engelse Gele Kwikstaart

Motacilla (flava) flavissima

Pictures: Teus Luijendijk

 

30 April 2005, Katwijk aan Zee ZH

 

30 April 2005, Katwijk aan Zee ZH

Early May, many (sub)species of Yellow Wagtail can be seen on migration. A group belonging to the British taxon flavissima  was present on a little meadow near the sea at Katwijk aan Zee, on exactly the same spot as where a female Citrine Wagtail M. citreola  was found on 7 May 1999.

long legs!

 

  Yellow Wagtail  -  Engelse Gele Kwikstaart  Motacilla (flava) flavissima   male;  videograbs (100x).
  Katwijk aan Zee ZH, The Netherlands, 30 April 2005.

 


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