Cypernstenskvätta

Cypernstenskvätta

  Oenanthe cypriaca
Pedoulas, Cyprus - 3 april 2017

A male Cyprus Wheatear peched in the top.
This breeding endemic is a species that would be impossible to dip on, and they are especially numerous on mid-altitude levels. On our visit the Cyprus Wheatears probably had reached their breeding territories quite recently since we found them extremely vocal and active. However, they often became a bit shy in front of the camera...