Photo category:
Rocky desert
Vertebrates specimen collection
Natural History Museum of Crete exhibition

  • Photo taken by:
    Trikali, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Mediterranean Great Grey Shrike
Passerine Birds
Rocky desert diorama
Desert ecosystem

Photo of the Mediterranean Great Grey Shrike, Lanius meridionalis. If we are somewhere to North African semideserts and see many insects hanging on branches we may think of the Southern Great Grey Shrike that marks its territory and keep food supply for the next difficult time!