DURING the last week in May, 1934, a pair of Spotted Flycatchers (Muscicapa s. striata) built a nest in a cleft of a climbing rose tree growing against the wall of our house in Norfolk. On May 31st this nest contained four eggs, which were taken. On June 12th the nest contained a fresh clutch of five eggs, the first of which had probably been laid on June 6th or 7th. Hatching took place on or abo...

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