Warbler, Great Reed


Name: Warbler, Great Reed

Scientific name: Acrocephalus arundinaceus

Type: Warbler

Color: Brown,Cream

Habitat: Fields

Size: 18cm

Conservation status:

Summer Passage Migrant


A very large warbler, which may be confused with Clamorous Reed Warbler. It looks like European Reed Warbler but is much bigger with a more prominent supercilium and heavier bill. Compared to Clamorous Reed Warbler, it has a longer primary projection ( 7 - 8 tips showing) A proportionally shorter tail and a shorter,slightly stouter bill.

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