Sylvia atricapilla

Blackcap - The Blackcap is a summer resident, it mainly habitats in woods and shrubberies. A classic songster with a similar tone to a Blackbird. These images wer taken in the Lough Annagh area, Ballinaglera Co. Leitrim. There is also one from the Vilamoura reedbeds in the Algarve. The male has a black cap as it's name suggests.

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