(White-throated) Dipper (Cinclus cinclus)

A resident species in the northern half of the country, Dipper's frequent flowing streams, preferably fast flowing ones, where they swim and walk along the bottom of the stream-bed searching among the pebbles for invertebrates. A solid little brown body with a white chest it has a white nictitating membrane to protect its eyes and, uniquely among birds, they possess solid bones that aid them in their "underwater" lifestyle.

Birding in Portugal

Quinta do Barranco da Estrada
7665-880 Santa Clara a Velha
Portugal

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