The bird singing in the foreground: uttering 3 widely spaced strophes over the entire recording.
Gesang charakteristisch leicht lerchen?hnlich. Gesehen ist unten hell gelblich wei? oben dunkler braun. Aufgeplusterte kehle. Etwas gr??erer songvogel. In kleiner buschhoher eiche.
Netted and ringed by BirdLife Malta. The most common bird captured.
One of those species that is informally described as having zero distinguishing characteristics.
The Garden Warbler (Sylvia borin) is a common and widespread small bird that breeds in most of Europe and in western Asia. It is a plain, long-winged and long-tailed typical warbler with brown upperparts and dull white underparts; the sexes are similar and juveniles resemble the adults. Its two subspecies differ only slightly and interbreed where their ranges overlap. Due to its lack of distinguishing features, this species can be confused with a number of other...