Blackcap, Eurasian


Name: Blackcap, Eurasian

Scientific name: Sylvia atricapilla

Type: Warbler

Color: Black,Grey

Habitat: Fields

Size: 14cm

Conservation status:

Passage Migrant


Similar in size to Common Whitethroat. In general, it is grey brown but male has a distinguished black crown. First year birds and females have a warm brown crown. These features prevent confusion with any other warbler.

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