Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Wildlife Photos: Grey Wagtail (Motacilla cinera)

Found in Europe, Africa and Asia

 

This Grey Wagtail posed on a fencepost in Okinawa, Japan.

bird, fence post

The Motacilla cinera doesn't stay still for too long.

Grey Wagtail, bird, fence

Both photos of this bird were taken in Kin Town at 9:15AM March 13, 2013.

A minute later, the wagtail was gone.

Learn more about Grey Wagtails at ARKive.



4 comments:

Okispice said...

Great combo of colors for spring!

TALON said...

Beautiful bird. Glad it stayed still long enough for you to capture it.

Michael Lynch said...

Okispice,
Yeah ! Spring can't come soon enough !

Michael Lynch said...

Talon, Thanks.