Pale-legged Leaf Warbler
MacRitchie Reservoir
21 Nov 2021


General details
Species
Pale-legged Leaf Warbler Phylloscopus tenellipes
Record ID 10046
Date 21 Nov 2021
Location MacRitchie Reservoir
Count 1 individual
Date added 22 Nov 2021

Record accepted.

Committee's view
Background
Audio recording of the bird shows a typical call of ~6Khz that matches Pale-legged Leaf Warbler of Sakhalin. Descriptions by the observer included: "Olive upperparts strongly contrasting with greyish crown, stark contrast compared to another Arctic Warbler in the vicinity that had a duller plumage, with upperparts more concolorous with crown."
Vote results This record was not put through a formal vote, but all members of the committee evaluated and verified the record.
Verdict Accepted / Wild (Verifiable)

Media credit: Dillen