In his letter on the Tselinograd warblers (Brit. Birds 90: 152-154), Lars Svensson suggested that we should re-examine British records of Booted Warblers Hippolais caligata with long supercilia, such as the bird trapped on Fair Isle, Shetland, in August-September 1976 (Brit. Birds 70: 434, plate 116). This record was recirculated around the BBRC and we still feel that Paddyfield Warbler Acrocephal


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