British wildlife recordings
Troglodytes troglodytes : Wren - Troglodytidae
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Old Dean Common, Camberley, Surrey: OS Grid Reference(488500,160500)
Williams, Aubrey John
Wren, Troglodytes troglodytes
The call of a wren recorded at Old Dean Common, near Camberley, Surrey. The diminutive wren has a remarkably loud voice considering its size; its vocalizations consist of a loud rattling call and warbling song. This bird is brown and rather rounded in appearance with a short narrow tail which is often held in a cocked position. This species is relatively common in Britain and seen in a variety of habitats including woodland, farmland, moorland, gardens and parks.