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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Dunnock

Bird Sightings - Dunnock

Dunnock

(Hedge Accentor, Hedge Sparrow)

Prunella modularis

Gaelic: Dreathan Donn

 

Photography © Kim Park
Gisla - Uig - Isle of Lewis - Outer Hebrides (Western Isles)
26th February, 2006

 

  • Dunnock
  • Prunella modularis
  • Gaelic: Dreathan Donn
  • WI: Fairly common (100-999 breeding pairs) resident breeder

 

Dunnock records in the Western Isles

Prunella modularis hebridium is a fairly common (100-999 breeding pairs) resident breeder.
Source: Outer Hebrides Bird Report (2001)

 


On the chart below the darker the shade of blue the more abundant the Dunnock is during a month or the more likely you are to see it.

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

Visit Kim's web site of her photography of the Western Isles
www.bigbigskies.co.uk

Other local bird photographs

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