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By nglen
Dunnock ( Prunella modularis ) Length 14 - 15 cm.
Common but unobtrusive resident breeding bird in Britain and Ireland, except on Shetland. Adult has a chestnut brown back , blue grey underparts, streaked flanks and needle bill. Feeds quietly on ground searching for insects and seeds. Most noticeable in early spring when male sings lively.Favours woods , hedgerows and gardens.

Tags: Birds Dorset Wildlife and nature

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12 Sep 2010 8:02PM
Hi Nick,nice to see another upload mate,cracking detail and a natural setting !! Hope youre keeping well my friend.

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User_Removed 11 17 5 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2010 8:35PM
The dunnock may be unobtrusive, butyou have made this one stand out.
Great shot with good detail.
dweezil 10 1 England
12 Sep 2010 10:58PM
Cracking shot, nice to see one of the ground
13 Sep 2010 5:54AM
Wonderful capture indeed

morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
8 Oct 2010 8:59PM
Lovely shot, great detail and tones, beautifully captured.

FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
14 Oct 2010 2:47PM
Great shot Nick with good detail, think I would be tempted to get the chain saw out to get rid of that branch though Wink LOL
21 Nov 2010 7:04PM
A very well captured image of this fine little bird, lovely detail.

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