Blackcap sentence example
- Also on the 3 rd a male blackcap was singing in Lower Moors.
- The name mocking-bird, or more frequently mock-nightingale, is in England occasionally given to some of the warblers (q.v.), especially the blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla), and the sedge-bird (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus).
- Among the birds of the island are the eagle, hawk, petrel, owl, finch, peewit, diamond bird, fire-tail, robin, emu-wren, crow, swallow, magpie, blackcap, goatsucker, quail, ground dove, parrot, lark, mountain thrush, cuckoo, wattlebird, whistling duck, honeybird, Cape Barren goose, penguin duck, waterhen, snipe, albatross and laughing jackass.
- Between these two surveys the number of wintering blackcap showed a substantial increase.
- Blackbird Few seen blackcap Few seen Lesser whitethroat Reasonably common near the coast.Advertisement
- November 2001 One female blackcap visited at the beginning of the month.
- One of my favorite cases has been Dr. Stuart Bearhop's research into the European blackcap.
- In roadside trees Greenfinch and European Serins were displaying, and we saw our first blackcap.
- The only blackcap was not in the woods, but in gardens nearby.
- The wintering Blackcap in the Obs garden was joined by a second individual but the only other new arrival there was a single fieldfare.Advertisement
- As the coppice grows it provides safe nesting sites for woodland songbirds such as willow warbler, marsh tit and blackcap.
- Many birds were in full voice with Chiffchaff and Blackcap proving particularly tuneful.
- Around the time of maximum partiality there was much singing from birds including wrens, robins and a blackcap.
- There are also two species of owl, three species of sea-mew, the stockdove, quail, raven, magpie, chaffinch, goldfinch, blackcap, canary, titmouse, blackbird, house-swallow, &c. As to the insects, mention may be made of a species of gnat or mosquito which is sometimes troublesome, especially to strangers.
- Pyracantha berries are popular with blackbirds and thrushes and with the blackcap, a small warbler that now winters in some suburban gardens.Advertisement