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A Rock Pipit on the rocks
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Image details:  
Image Description: A Rock Pipit on the rocks
Image notes: The Bank Sparrow, as it's name suggests, breeds around the coast.
Species in Image: Rock Pipit
Old Haa Image Reference Number: btc01763

General details:  
Common Name Rock Pipit
Latin Name Anthus petrosus
Shetland Name Banks Sporrow
Latin Group Name Passeriformes
Latin Family Name Motacillidae
Common Family Name Pipits and Wagtails
Description Very common breeding resident. Most Rock Pipits remain in Shetland for the winter, though some are known to have travelled south.
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