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Recent content by JANJ

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    Steppe Gull ?? Lebanon , middle east . December 2021

    The pale tounge below on p10 is diagonal, straigt in Steppe. http://www.gull-research.org/cachinnans/5cy/5cymarch21.html
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    Larus heuglini Cyprus?

    Hi CJC and all! I was browsing through some old posts the other day and found one of CJC great pic of this Cyprus gull, which as can be seen was identified as most likely a heuglini. However, as can be seen the short p10 toungetip below and it's shape and that the black doesen't reach the...
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    Broad-winged Hawk? Montauk, NY, May 12, 2021

    And a very nice photo of this adult Broad-winged Hawk! JanJ
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    Gull ID from Southern Pakistan

    As Lou points out these are heuglini. Some lightning of your pic if you don't mind.
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    Heuglin's Gull? Mokpo, Korea - 15th January

    Looks more like a 1st winter Mongolian Gull, recogniced by it's pale plumage. Here are some Mongolian Gulls from Korea:https://pbase.com/m_muller/mongolicus_korea
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    yellow wagtail - ssp feldegg/grey headed

    Was the bird heard calling? JanJ
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    Asian Warbler ID Help

    I wich those articles on your site were in english! 😉 JanJ
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    Wagtail ID - Belarus

    I agree with Alexander' suggestions here. I think that the the identification of some alba and yarrellii is far from straightforward, meaning that ageing, intergrades might pose a bigger challenge than realized. I think that the Adriaens article highlights some of these problems well. My...
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    Wagtail ID - Belarus

    Question is if the bird was considered as dark as it shows up in the pic in the field? When lighten up as shown below this 2cy seems good enough as an alba White Wagtail.
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    SW Florida - Hawk

    Good characters on a young Red-shouldered Hawk. JanJ
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    2 large gulls from Cyprus

    Hi SJC! The 2cy is a fine armenicus. http://www.gull-research.org/armenicus/02cyfebr.html The other might be a subadult barabensis, my best guess. Nice photos as usual JanJ
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    large white-headed Gull sp, Cyprus

    Great pic as usual SJC! JanJ
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    Gull in Hong Kong today: ID pls

    Hi! I agree to Mongolian Gull, a 3cy/4cy type. JanJ
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    Gull identification UK

    Yes, a Herring Gull. JanJ
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    Besra or Shikra?

    Maybe this will help... https://photographyandbirds.wordpress.com/identification-and-plumage-descriptions-of-six-accipiter-species/ JanJ