Warbler, Clamorous Reed


Name: Warbler, Clamorous Reed

Scientific name: Acrocephalus stentoreus

Type: Warbler

Color: Brown,Cream

Habitat: Fields

Size: 13cm

Conservation status:

Resident Breeder


Similar to Great Reed Warbler, but slightly smaller and slimmer with longer bill. A long more rounded tail, short wings with only 4 - 5 primary tips showing beyond tertials. Colder grey-brown plumage than Great Reed with less pronounced supercilium. Legs steely grey or or slate brown. Pale brown in Great Reed. Song is important in identification.

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