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Forum: Bird Name Etymology Yesterday, 20:50
Replies: 45
Views: 382
Posted By jacana
Chubut Steamer Duck This is another state or...

Chubut Steamer Duck

This is another state or river conundrum

Dja River Scrub Warbler
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Yesterday, 20:48
Replies: 45
Views: 382
Posted By jacana
Rio Branco Antbird Rio Negro Gnatcatcher Rio...

Rio Branco Antbird
Rio Negro Gnatcatcher
Rio Orinoco Spinetail
Rio Suno Antwren
Forum: Bird Name Etymology Yesterday, 20:45
Replies: 45
Views: 382
Posted By jacana
Sao Francisco Black Tyrant Sao Francisco...

Sao Francisco Black Tyrant
Sao Francisco Sparrow
Rio Madeira Stipplethroat
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 19th September 2020, 07:54
Replies: 70
Views: 14,943
Posted By jacana
I have them down as karpowi. Could potentially be...

I have them down as karpowi. Could potentially be kiangsuensis.
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Saturday 5th September 2020, 13:39
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
228. European Roller 229. Caspian Gull 230....

228. European Roller
229. Caspian Gull
230. Eurasian Penduline Tit
231. Saker Falcon


Today at Hortobagy, including two lifers. The Roller was one of the biggest holes left on my European list
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 26th August 2020, 16:43
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By jacana
Woodpeckers disperse and become a bit more...

Woodpeckers disperse and become a bit more inconspicuous during late summer. They'll probably come back later in the year.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 17th August 2020, 22:24
Replies: 17
Views: 5,331
Posted By jacana
Vianna JA, et al. 2020. Genome-wide analyses...

Vianna JA, et al. 2020. Genome-wide analyses reveal drivers of penguin diversification. PNAS. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2006659117


Significance
Penguins have long been of interest to scientists...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th August 2020, 08:38
Replies: 3
Views: 185
Posted By jacana
Yes it is.

Yes it is.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 15th August 2020, 23:39
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By jacana
It's an Orchard Oriole. Denver is on the western...

It's an Orchard Oriole. Denver is on the western limit of its range.
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Sunday 9th August 2020, 19:08
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
227. Middle Spotted Woodpecker In Debrecen's...

227. Middle Spotted Woodpecker

In Debrecen's Botanical Gardens
Forum: Birds & Birding Saturday 8th August 2020, 09:23
Replies: 220
Views: 7,216
Posted By jacana
The NACC proposal passed. McCown's Longspur is...

The NACC proposal passed. McCown's Longspur is dead, long live Thick-billed Longspur.

Seems to me like a trolling exercise from the NACC. "If you're going to make us do this, then we will adopt the...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 5th August 2020, 18:46
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By jacana
Yes, I think it is a bit of a straw man argument...

Yes, I think it is a bit of a straw man argument to suggest that shallow seas are decisive. I think this study just drives home the fact that other factors need to be considered as well, which is...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Wednesday 5th August 2020, 17:35
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By jacana
Beringia

Jessica F. McLaughlin, Brant C. Faircloth, Travis C. Glenn & Kevin Winker (2020). Divergence, gene flow, and speciation in eight lineages of trans‐Beringian birds. Molecular Ecology, Accepted...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 4th August 2020, 10:48
Replies: 18
Views: 2,243
Posted By jacana
Frigatebirds are already a mess, what with...

Frigatebirds are already a mess, what with Fregata minor being Great Frigatebird. A little more wont hurt.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 30th July 2020, 19:31
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By jacana
1-3 is a Chaffinch 4 are Spotted Flycatchers

1-3 is a Chaffinch

4 are Spotted Flycatchers
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 30th July 2020, 19:28
Replies: 4,225
Views: 764,103
Posted By jacana
After a dry spell of 14 months I finally got 2...

After a dry spell of 14 months I finally got 2 more lifers today, at Hortobagy, Hungary.

2076. Pygmy Cormorant
2077. Little Bittern
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Thursday 30th July 2020, 09:56
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
Went over to Hortobágy fish ponds this morning to...

Went over to Hortobágy fish ponds this morning to explore and netted a few good species, including 2 lifers that have been glaring omissions on my European list for a while now.

220. Pygmy...
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Sunday 26th July 2020, 15:07
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
One more this morning in Debrecen: 219. European...

One more this morning in Debrecen:

219. European Turtle Dove
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Saturday 25th July 2020, 11:42
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
I have now moved from Uppsala to start a new job...

I have now moved from Uppsala to start a new job in Debrecen, Hungary. Finally managed to get out birding on the edge of the city today and netted three of the more colourful European birds:

216....
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 4th July 2020, 22:54
Replies: 155
Views: 12,686
Posted By jacana
Presumably that means they're waiting for more...

Presumably that means they're waiting for more information to be published before they make a decision
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 4th July 2020, 22:52
Replies: 59
Views: 17,654
Posted By jacana
Bye bye Northwestern Crow

Bye bye Northwestern Crow
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Saturday 4th July 2020, 20:07
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
I'm back in Uppsala for my final few weeks in...

I'm back in Uppsala for my final few weeks in Sweden before I move to my new job in Hungary.

215. Sedge Warbler

A surprisingly difficult bird to get on Öland, so I usually have to wait until I get...
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Sunday 28th June 2020, 15:30
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
Two new ones today in the woods north of...

Two new ones today in the woods north of Ottenby:

213. Greenish Warbler
214. Red-breasted Flycatcher
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Monday 22nd June 2020, 19:09
Replies: 42
Views: 12,029
Posted By jacana
https://www.worldbirdnames.org/updates/update-diar...

https://www.worldbirdnames.org/updates/update-diary/
Forum: Lists & Members Yearly Lists Sunday 21st June 2020, 12:38
Replies: 218
Views: 14,830
Posted By jacana
Finally got round to twitching a Corn Bunting...

Finally got round to twitching a Corn Bunting that has been hanging around a few miles from our field station. It's a rare bird in Sweden, only breeding in a very small part of the far south of the...
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