A bird perched in reedbed. Rather heavily worn tailfeathers show, that this is an adult bird. Also note greyish legs.

A bird perched in reedbed. Rather heavily worn tailfeathers show, that this is an adult bird. Also note greyish legs.
Species: Basra Reed-warbler   Acrocephalus griseldis
Author: Jens Thalund
Date: 
Friday, July 4, 2014
Added to IBC: 27 Jul 2014 - 18:19
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Altitude (m): 
35 meters
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This bird, along with another, was found in a relatively narrow band of Phragmite-reedbed along a major canal, away from the main reedbeds in the marshes of the protected area.

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Citation

Jens Thalund, IBC1062748. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1062748.

Extended version
Jens Thalund, IBC1062748. Photo of Basra Reed-warbler Acrocephalus griseldis at Dez Protected Area, Iran. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1062748.

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