(Western) Yellow Wagtail

photo by Andreas Trepte

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Motacillidae

Subfamily

Motacilla

Species

flava

Appearance

* Pretty small bird with yellow and grey plumage
* Yellow belly. Long black and yellow tail
* Size: about 16 cm

Habitat

(half)open areas close to water

Countries

Africa
Asia
Europe

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