I spent a week in Mallorca at the end of August and although it wasn't a birding holiday I managed to get out in the evenings to do some local photography. The most common bird by far around the apartment was spotted flycatcher with several adults feeding fledged young. I spent lots of time trying to get a different array of photos;
Making short work of a wasp...
I also had lots of sightings of Hoopoe and Sardinian warbler but only manged pictures of the latter;
Serins were elusive but could always be heard nearby:
There we some interesting invertibrates about too including this cool looking spider, horrendous wasp and locust nymph;
Bedfordshires first Common Rosefinch
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