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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 31st August 2017, 19:12
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By bobsofpa
Indigo Bunting

Indigo Bunting
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 28th May 2017, 18:49
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By bobsofpa
Wood Stork, Florida, USA

The below photographs were taken on 26 April at Everglades National Park, Florida, USA.

This bird has a pink bill. I have never before seen a Wood Stork with a pink bill. Sibley's does not show...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 20th May 2017, 22:17
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By bobsofpa
Thank you. That was my first thought but I was...

Thank you. That was my first thought but I was not sure (about 40%)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 20th May 2017, 22:02
Replies: 3
Views: 254
Posted By bobsofpa
Shorebirds, Florida, USA

The below photograph was taken on 14 April at Fort DeSoto Park, Florida, USA.

What did I catch in mid air?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 15th April 2017, 00:37
Replies: 2
Views: 387
Posted By bobsofpa
The bird in the second photograph is a...

The bird in the second photograph is a Black-belled Plover in nonbreeding plumage.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 14th April 2017, 21:08
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By bobsofpa
Thank you. That makes sense as there were male...

Thank you.

That makes sense as there were male Cape May Warblers in the area.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 14th April 2017, 20:40
Replies: 3
Views: 417
Posted By bobsofpa
Small Bird, Florida, USA

I am on the road and left my Sibley's at home and even if I had it I doubt I could ID this bird.

The below photograph was taken today at Fort Desoto Park, St Petersburg, FL.

The only real ID...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 8th August 2016, 03:34
Replies: 2
Views: 202
Posted By bobsofpa
Gull ID, New Brunswick, Canada

The below photograph was taken on 25 July near Machais Seal Island, New Brunswick, Canada.

I think it is a First Summer American Herring Gull but with little confidence.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 3rd July 2016, 21:05
Replies: 3
Views: 864
Posted By bobsofpa
Ash-throated or Brown-crested Flycatcher, Texas, USA

The below photograph was taken on 20 April in Davis Mountains State Park, Texas, USA.

Which did I get, an Ash-throated or a Brown-crested Flycatcher?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 25th June 2016, 14:42
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By bobsofpa
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 25th June 2016, 14:25
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By bobsofpa
Gull ID, New Jersey, USA

The below photograph was taken on 25 May at Cape May Point State Park, New Jersey, USA.

I thought this was a sub-adult Laughing Gull but I can not find a sub-adult Laughing Gull plumage that has...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 16th June 2016, 21:22
Replies: 5
Views: 682
Posted By bobsofpa
Lesser or Greater Yellowlegs?, Texas, USA

The bleow photograph was taken on 6 April in Port Aransas, Texas.

I think this is a Lesser Yellowlegs but someone not has told me it is a Greater Yellowlegs. Now I am not sure.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 1st June 2016, 01:16
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By bobsofpa
Thank you. I was beginning to think no one would...

Thank you. I was beginning to think no one would respond.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 31st May 2016, 13:07
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By bobsofpa
Scaup Plumage, Arizona, USA

The below photograph was taken on 29 April at Sweetwater Wetlands in Tucson, Arizona, USA.

This is a male Lesser Scaup (reasonably sure) that appears to be midway between the First Winter (mostly...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 28th May 2016, 03:25
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By bobsofpa
Sparrow ID, New Mexico, USA

The below photograph was taken on 22 April in Rodeo in southwestern New Mexico, USA.

I think this may be a Brewer's Sparrow but am not very sure. There are not many Sparrows with eye rings that are...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 27th May 2016, 14:21
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By bobsofpa
Hummingbird, Arizona, USA

The below photograph was taken on 22 April in Paradise in southeastern Arizona, USA.

I originally put this in with my photographs of Black-chinned Hummingbirds that were also there. However, I just...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 22nd May 2016, 18:13
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By bobsofpa
Agree on Wood-Pewee and the location and lack of...

Agree on Wood-Pewee and the location and lack of a defined eye ring makes me say Western.

Thank you
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 22nd May 2016, 17:39
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By bobsofpa
Flycatcher ID, Texas, USA

The below photographs were taken on 14 April in Big Bend National Park, Texas, USA.

When I took them I thought this was an Eastern Phoebe. Now that I am looking closely I noticed the bill was...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 19th May 2016, 18:23
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By bobsofpa
Wow, Thank you for such a quick reply.

Wow, Thank you for such a quick reply.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 19th May 2016, 18:13
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By bobsofpa
Shorebird ID, Texas, USA

The below photograph was taken on 12 April at Estero Llano Grande State Park (Rio Grande Valley), Texas, USA.

I first thought this was a Juvenile Long-billed Dowitcher. But this is very early in...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 15th May 2016, 02:23
Replies: 2
Views: 472
Posted By bobsofpa
Curve- or Long-billed Thrasher, Texas, USA

The attached photograph was taken on 7 April at Reseca de la Palma State Park (in Rio Grande Valley), Texas, USA.

Is this a Curve-billed or a Long-billed Thrasher? The distinct markings on the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 14th May 2016, 15:59
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By bobsofpa
Thank you, I had seen several Stilt Sandpipers...

Thank you,

I had seen several Stilt Sandpipers the previous day. Do not know why I did not think of that at the time.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 14th May 2016, 15:31
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By bobsofpa
Yellowlegs or Stilt Sandpiper, Texas, USA

The below photograph was taken on 6 April in Port Aransas (near Corpus Christi), Texas.

I originally thought this was a Greater Yellowlegs until I noticed the brown/rufous color behind the eyes and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 14th May 2016, 04:39
Replies: 3
Views: 609
Posted By bobsofpa
Taking another look at the second photograph I am...

Taking another look at the second photograph I am having doubts about it being a Yellow-rumped Warbler. The bill seems too long and pointed. However, if it is a Yellow-rumped, is it a First Winter...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 2nd May 2016, 21:32
Replies: 23
Views: 1,930
Posted By bobsofpa
Wow, did I start a long discussion on this one.

Wow, did I start a long discussion on this one.
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