Holt, P / April 2000 – vol. 93, issue 4, pp 212 February's mystery bird (plate 71, repeated here as plate 116) is clearly a medium-sized leaf-warbler Phylloscopus. There are no obvious wing-bars or tertial tips, and apparently no central crown stripe, so we can immediately rule out a number of species. Its bill and primary projection both appear short, while the most prominent plumage feature is the strong contrast between the rather `cold', plai... This article is only available to subscribed users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.