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Corn Bunting

(Emberiza calandra)
German name(s): "Grauammer"
Size: 16-19 cm; wing span 26-32 cm
Weight: 35-65 g

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Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Corn Bunting at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Lateral view of a Corn Bunting; note the characteristic bill (photo courtesy of D. Wilczynska)
[Ostrow Mazowiecka, Masovia, Poland, September 2016]

Lateral view of a Corn Bunting; based on its behaviour, surveying the surrounding landscape from an elevated perch, this bird is probably a male (photo courtesy of H. Dahlem-Senger)
[Near Arnhem, Netherlands, April 2018]

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