A foraging vagrant in an overgrown gully.

A foraging vagrant in an overgrown gully.
Species: Siberian Accentor   Prunella montanella
Subspecies: montanella
Author: Pieter de Groot Boersma
Friday, October 21, 2016
Added to IBC: 22 Oct 2016 - 15:04
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Altitude (m): 
4 meters
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The first for the Netherlands! Present one day only. Part of an incredible influx of this very rare vagrant of around 220 (!) different birds since the 4th of October (as of 6th of November 2016). 

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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1283070. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1283070.

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Pieter de Groot Boersma, IBC1283070. Video of Siberian Accentor Prunella montanella at Maasvlakte, Netherlands. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1283070.

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