only 22 records of the Lesser Grey Shrike (Lanitts minor) in the British Isles were admitted and five of those cannot now be accepted. Only 17 Lesser Grey Shrikes in nearly a hundred years since the first was identified in 1842--yet from the autumn of 1952 t o the spring of i960 at least 13 well-authenticated occurrences have taken place, a third of these being trapped and ringed. I n 1958 t w o w...

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