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Orphean Warbler (Sylvia hortensis)

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Male Orphean Warbler singing
Male Orphean Warbler singing
Status
Summer visitor.
Description
Large, grey warbler, whitish on the underside, white gular region and dark grey, almost black head. Eyes with striking white iris. Almost always inside trees or bushes.
Similar species
Sardinian Warbler.
Presence
From April to September.
Seeing the species
Difficult due to its evasive nature, but easy to detect in the spring thanks to its song.
Where to watch it
Sangüesa, Lumbier-Arbayun.

Recommended observation points: Sangüesa, Lumbier-Arbayún.

Times of the year present: de abril a septiembre.

Observation: difícultad media por su carácter esquivo, pero en primavera fácil de detectar por el canto.

Nature: residente.

Description: curruca grande de coloración gris, blancuzca por las partes inferiores, garganta blanca y cabeza gris oscura, casi negra. Ojo con iris blanco muy llamativo. Casi siempre permanece en el interior de árboles o arbustos.

Similar species: Curruca cabecinegra.

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