Bluethroat. ( Luscinia svecica). A rare visitor to the Uk, usually found on passage migration the red spotted bluethroat is a difficult bird to find and photograph. One of those birds that when you find out one is showing well, you just have to drop everything and go and see before it disappears back to some secret european reed bed and anonimity! This first winter male was photographed at willow tree fen, Lincolnshire, Feb 2017.
Bluethroat hidden in the winter reed
Bluethroat hidden in the winter reed
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Bluethroat close up
Bluethroat close up
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Bluethroat D82_3649
Bluethroat D82_3649
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Bluethroat D82_3617
Bluethroat D82_3617
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Bluethroat D82_3767
Bluethroat D82_3767
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Bluethroat D82_3668
Bluethroat D82_3668
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Bluethroat D82_3505
Bluethroat D82_3505
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Bluethroat D82_3638
Bluethroat D82_3638
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