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Saxicola rubicola


Medium sized flycatcher, grey-black above, cream white bellow with a large rusty-orange spot on chest. Bright white throat collar.


Very common around agricultural fields; I see them especially on tops of manure being left next to fields in preparation for cultivation.


Previously considered subspecies of S. torquatus.

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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on May 23, 2019
Submitted on May 26, 2019

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