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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 11th September 2020, 09:06
Replies: 23
Views: 731
Posted By JANJ
Was the bird heard calling? JanJ

Was the bird heard calling?

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 24th June 2020, 20:39
Replies: 21
Views: 672
Posted By JANJ
I wich those articles on your site were in...

I wich those articles on your site were in english! 😉
JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 12th June 2020, 08:16
Replies: 5
Views: 487
Posted By JANJ
I agree with Alexander' suggestions here. I think...

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...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 11th June 2020, 05:32
Replies: 5
Views: 487
Posted By JANJ
Question is if the bird was considered as dark as...

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.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 7th March 2020, 13:01
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By JANJ
Good characters on a young Red-shouldered...

Good characters on a young Red-shouldered Hawk.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 11th February 2020, 17:43
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By JANJ
Hi SJC! The 2cy is a fine armenicus....

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
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 1st February 2020, 21:10
Replies: 5
Views: 419
Posted By JANJ
Great pic as usual SJC! JanJ

Great pic as usual SJC!

JanJ
Forum: Gulls Thursday 30th January 2020, 13:28
Replies: 3
Views: 1,164
Posted By JANJ
Hi! I agree to Mongolian Gull, a 3cy/4cy type....

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

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 21st December 2019, 16:35
Replies: 7
Views: 797
Posted By JANJ
Yes, a Herring Gull. JanJ

Yes, a Herring Gull.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 19th December 2019, 11:31
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By JANJ
Maybe this will...

Maybe this will help...

https://photographyandbirds.wordpress.com/identification-and-plumage-descriptions-of-six-accipiter-species/

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 10th December 2019, 19:18
Replies: 24
Views: 1,870
Posted By JANJ
Some thoughts here, notice Mick's and my comment...

Some thoughts here, notice Mick's and my comment below on tertial pattern:https://birdingfrontiers.wordpress.com/2010/09/09/ortolan-bunting/
An October bird from Germany. Notice the tertial...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 18th May 2019, 18:09
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By JANJ
This is your 2cy...

This is your 2cy gull.
http://gull-research.org/ylg/2cyfebr.html

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 12th March 2019, 15:40
Replies: 4
Views: 424
Posted By JANJ
Hi Joseph, You might wanna think of 1cycle...

Hi Joseph,

You might wanna think of 1cycle 'taimyrensis as a "LBBG" type due to the plumage similarities in greater covert, scapular (2 generation) to mention a few ones. As can be seen in the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 9th February 2019, 18:12
Replies: 7
Views: 216
Posted By JANJ
P-robert, compared to your previous pic, the...

P-robert,
compared to your previous pic, the heuglini, notice in the first bird here, the more advanced plumage where a majority of the covert and scapulars are second generation feathers, which is...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 8th February 2019, 17:42
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By JANJ
Put them on.;)

Put them on.;)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 8th February 2019, 16:19
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By JANJ
The many juvenile coverts and a few scapulars...

The many juvenile coverts and a few scapulars together with structure suggest heuglini. Nice pic!

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 28th December 2018, 07:39
Replies: 2
Views: 201
Posted By JANJ
1 st winter Grey-headed...

1 st winter Grey-headed Gull.
https://www.hbw.com/ibc/photo/grey-headed-gull-larus-cirrocephalus/first-winter-grey-headed-gull-flying

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 19th December 2018, 13:54
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By JANJ
Agree that the gull is more likely an armenicus....

Agree that the gull is more likely an armenicus. The shortish blunt tipped heavy bill looks better for armenicus. Some armenicus are pale-eyed.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th December 2018, 11:59
Replies: 5
Views: 448
Posted By JANJ
Just out of curiosity Andy, why do you use the...

Just out of curiosity Andy, why do you use the term"murder"? Seems odd to me.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 18th November 2018, 15:16
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By JANJ
Right Lou, meant also to suggest wear as a...

Right Lou, meant also to suggest wear as a possible feature :-)

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 18th November 2018, 08:51
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By JANJ
If this gull is photographed, as mentioned,...

If this gull is photographed, as mentioned, yesterday it can hardly be a heuglini. The reason for this is the worn plumage. heuglini is a northern breeder and as a result of that they normally moult...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 9th November 2018, 07:03
Replies: 5
Views: 229
Posted By JANJ
Nice images of this light morph STH! JanJ

Nice images of this light morph STH!

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 31st October 2018, 15:30
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By JANJ
I also think that these are armenicus and I agree...

I also think that these are armenicus and I agree with Peter on almost everything he say´s but a few of them have obvious pale iris ( I know armenicus can have a paler iris), and rather slender bills...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 25th October 2018, 12:54
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By JANJ
In addition, if I'm not incorrect, the amount of...

In addition, if I'm not incorrect, the amount of emarginated primaries, which can be seen in the pic to be 3, favour hermit over swainson's which has 2

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 24th October 2018, 17:59
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By JANJ
Richard, your initial label was correct! JanJ

Richard, your initial label was correct!

JanJ
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