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Day 29 of ringing: 78 birds


Today, 1st october, the weather was good and a loto of birds has arrived into Antikythira! We have ringed 78 birds! This is the list: 2 Tree pipit (Anthus trivialis), 6 Robin (Erithacus rubecola), 8 Red-breasted flycatcher (Ficedula parva) one of these a nice aduld male, 3 Icterine warbler (Hippolais Icterina), 2 Nightngale (Luscinia megarhynchos), 5 Yellow wagtail (Motacilla flava) together, 11 Spotted flycacher (Muscicapa striata), the first 2 Spanish sparrow (Passer hispaniolensis) usually absent into Antikythira, 7 Redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus), 8 Willow warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus), 3 Wood warbler (Phylloscopus sibilatrix), 2 Winchat (Saxicola rubetra), 3 Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla), 12 Garden warbler (Sylvia borin), 1 Subalpine warbler (Sylvia cantillans),  3 Whitethroat (Sylvia communis), and the third Lesser whitethroat (Sylvia curruca).

Giovanni Cumbo