Ortolan Bunting
Emberiza hortulana

– sparrow-sized passerine
– nocturnal migrant, migration may continue during the day
– migrates singly or in very small flocks


Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
BIF0157, 23/07/2013, Prignitz, Germany, Mathias Putze

Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
BIF0158, 23/07/2013, Prignitz, Germany, Mathias Putze

Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana
BIF0159, 23/07/2013, Prignitz, Germany, Mathias Putze

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Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana, social call
BIF0160, 01/06/2013, Bayankhongorijn Khukh Nuur, Mongolia, Patrick Franke
Telinga parabolic reflector

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Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana, calls in flight
BIF0940, 02/06/2013, Bayankhongorijn Khukh Nuur, Mongolia, Patrick Franke
Telinga parabolic reflector

comparison species:
Yellowhammer
Common Reed Bunting
Corn Bunting

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