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Black-headed Bunting - Emberiza Melanocephala
The song and call of this individual bird can be heard through the player below.
Male: crown and sides of head black, back and rump rufous. A whitish double wing-bar. Lemon-yellow underparts, sides od breast rufous. Female: Fulvous-brown with dark streaks upper part. Buffish white with traces of yellow underparts, sides pale brown and under tail-coverts yellow.
Consists of a loud series of strophes each made up a high harsh notes that accelerate into a jangling mix with some clear slurred notes interspersed before stopping abruptly.