Little egret

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Even the most unaware person of the phenomena of nature cannot fail to be attracted by the elegance of this phlegmatic wading bird of the heron family, which can be notice quite often along rivers: the little egret (Egretta garzetta), …

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Coot

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The coot (Fulica atra) is a bird in the Rallidae family. It is about 38 cm long. The plumage is black with white beak and facial shield. The legs and webbed feet are greenish. It lives in freshwater river, lakes …

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Common firecrest

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The common firecrest (Regulus ignicapilla) is a small bird in the kinglet family. Since it is 9 cm long, it is considered one of the smallest passerines in Abruzzo. It is a very pretty and colourful insectivore, with little difference …

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Common wood pigeon

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The common wood pigeon (Columba palumbus) belongs to the Columba genus. About 40 cm long, it has the upper plumage of gray colour, except for a white patch on each side of the neck and on each wing. The chest …

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Hoopoe

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The hoopoe (Upupa epops) is a bird of the Coraciiformes clad, in the Upupidae family. About 27-32 cm long, it has a fawn plumage, a thin tapered beak, a black-bordered erectable crest, round white wings and a tail with large …

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Blue tit

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The blue tit is a passerine bird of the family of Paridae. It is 11-12 cm long. It is a very colorful small bird with blue top, tail and wings, yellow belly, white cheeks, black throat and eye. The blue …

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