No.618 Yellow-throated Bunting Emberiza elegans

L=15.5cm

Rank : 3
Winter Visitor
Winter visitor with black-and-yellow head and a distinctive short crest. Malefs yellow head and throat stand out. Our observation records of the species in Asakawa River basin cover November to April next year.@
Observed in urban parks such as Komiya Park and along upper part of rivers such as Kita-Asakawa River. Doesnf t appear to sunny open place, and stays in cover in lowland forest and its vicinity.
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Adult

Adult Back Shot