Eurasian Hobby (Falco Subbuteo) is an uncommon but increasing summer visitor to England, mainly in the south. It Winters in Africa.The Hobby is a fast flyer with long sharply pointed wings. Blue-black upperparts with while the underparts are whitish or buff, heavily streaked black, with distinctive chestnut thighs and vent, and barred underwings and undertail. Hunts small birds and large insects, especially dragonflies (eats insects on the wing). Found on heaths, woodland edges and farmland.

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