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An Ortolan Bunting on a rocky mound
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Image details:  
Image Description: An Ortolan Bunting on a rocky mound
Image notes: This rare bird appears annually but in very low numbers.
Species in Image: Ortolan Bunting
Old Haa Image Reference Number: btc01860

General details:  
Common Name Ortolan Bunting
Latin Name Emberiza hortulana
Latin Group Name Passeriformes
Latin Family Name Emberizidae
Common Family Name Buntings
Description Very scarce passage migrant. Records have been annual since the 1960s. Breeding over much of Europe and the Middle East they winter in Africa south of the Sahara.
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