Pale-legged leaf warbler
|Pale-legged leaf warbler|
The pale-legged leaf warbler (Phylloscopus tenellipes) is a species of Old World warbler in the family Phylloscopidae. It is found in Manchuria; it winters in Southeast Asia. Its natural habitat is temperate forests.
12 cm length. Brownish upperparts with contrasting greyish-brown crown and nape. Whitish supercilium contrasts strongly, not reaching forehead but extending well behind eye. Eyeline dark brown and wider behind eye. Cheeks mottled pale brown and throat whitish. White undertail coverts contrast with paler olive-brown rump and uppertail coverts, lacks greenish tinge. Breast and belly whitish, washed pale brown.
Song, 'tiriririririririri' recalling.
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