Ultimate tick - consummated

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Subject: Ultimate tick - consummated
From: "Mark Roberts" <>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2006 21:02:47 +1000
1977, or was it 1978?
What a ridiculous place to find a desert-dwelling bird. 
Like a big Pink and Black and White butterfly, on a windswept, rainswept, treeless, North Atlantic island north of the mainland of GB between the Orkneys and the Shetlands. 
I was 19.  Life has generally been less thrilling since then...
Someone banded one there in 1987:
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