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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 31st March 2020, 20:01
Replies: 4
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Posted By Joern Lehmhus
agree

agree
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 31st March 2020, 19:57
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
yes, and a hybrid , too. It is a so called Mule...

yes, and a hybrid , too.

It is a so called Mule duck, a cross between a domestic duck (ancestor mallard) and a domestic muscovy duck (ancestor wild muscovy duck from South and Middle America).
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 29th March 2020, 18:10
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Agree on Whimbrel for 1 and 2, but not sure on...

Agree on Whimbrel for 1 and 2, but not sure on third picture.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 29th March 2020, 18:04
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
I think this one is actually a domestic breed. ...

I think this one is actually a domestic breed.

This one (a German breed, Thüringer Schildtaube) is close but I donīt know if that s exactly the right breed (ancestor is Rock pigeon, Columba livia,...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 27th March 2020, 18:07
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
that is interesting, do you have a list what is...

that is interesting, do you have a list what is breeding there ?
I have seen
Monk parakeet Myiopsitta monachus,
Ringnecked parakeet Psittacula krameri,
Redmasked parakeet Psittacara erythrogenys,...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 26th March 2020, 20:22
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
domestic mallard x RC pochard

domestic mallard x RC pochard
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 26th March 2020, 20:19
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
I have only ever seen turquoise-fronted...

I have only ever seen turquoise-fronted (A.aestiva) in Valencia. I ca n not say from the photos however
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 22nd March 2020, 08:52
Replies: 5
Views: 185
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
I canīt make the description fit to anything? It...

I canīt make the description fit to anything? It is too vague, even the one for the male

Youīd like to know iris, color (yellow as you say?), color of undertail coverts, color of flanks, color and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 22nd March 2020, 08:48
Replies: 5
Views: 185
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
No yellow eyes and distinctly shovelerlike bill

No yellow eyes and distinctly shovelerlike bill
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 21st March 2020, 05:56
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
It is a greylag x canada hybrid. In all...

It is a greylag x canada hybrid.

In all intergeneric crosses Anser x Branta geese the hybrids can show white at the base of the bill, even if both the Anser and the Branta parent do not show...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 17th March 2020, 20:05
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Hi Xuky, I agree this is a leucistic common...

Hi Xuky, I agree this is a leucistic common crane. size and shape are like common crane. The red area looks larger than usual, because the black pigment is missing not only in most feathers but also...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 15th March 2020, 14:47
Replies: 5
Views: 212
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Agree, a so called mule duck

Agree, a so called mule duck
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 15th March 2020, 14:46
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Canada x domestic greylag (probably white...

Canada x domestic greylag (probably white domestic) . Look at the bill that is not a farmyard greylag bill in shape but would fit well to greylag x canada.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 8th March 2020, 06:59
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Me too, but not really to prove... concerning...

Me too, but not really to prove...

concerning the baikal teal like pattern , as Steve said, it is quite common for this to appear in crosses where there is no baikal teal involved...some...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 7th March 2020, 08:09
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
That is quite large, however I do not get the...

That is quite large, however I do not get the impression that mallard is involved here .

concerning head shape: look at the outline of the rear of the head , it is like in Pochard x tufted duck and...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 7th March 2020, 06:00
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
It is an Anas x Aythya hybrid in my opinion. I...

It is an Anas x Aythya hybrid in my opinion. I canīt go further at the moment

Head shape may suggest tufted duck for the Aythya, but I have no idea on the Anas, except that it may have been some...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 6th March 2020, 21:22
Replies: 16
Views: 333
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
I think its not safely identifiably from the...

I think its not safely identifiably from the single photo but if a parrot, it could well be a Psittacara sp.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 6th March 2020, 18:16
Replies: 16
Views: 333
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Parakeet? canīt be whitewinged parakeet as in...

Parakeet? canīt be whitewinged parakeet as in that species white in wings would shine through, like...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 24th February 2020, 16:08
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Female shelduck looks like cape, agreed, bu the...

Female shelduck looks like cape, agreed, bu the male in front canīt be pure cape shelduck with that grey body.
It is a hybrid shelduck,
I could imagine the other species involved being paradise...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 23rd February 2020, 08:48
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
agree with Damara tern for 1 and for right bird...

agree with Damara tern for 1 and for right bird in 2
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 23rd February 2020, 08:42
Replies: 17
Views: 1,242
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
I think we may have to consider also another...

I think we may have to consider also another solution here:

these are photos of what is obviously the same or another of these hybrids (Chilt mentioning there were 3 of them) ...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th February 2020, 13:30
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
definitely southern greyheaded

definitely southern greyheaded
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th February 2020, 13:29
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
song thrush!

song thrush!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th February 2020, 13:29
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
I think the circled birds are most likely Tufted...

I think the circled birds are most likely Tufted duck
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th February 2020, 09:10
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By Joern Lehmhus
Agree on domesticmallard x spotbill hybrids for...

Agree on domesticmallard x spotbill hybrids for 2 and 3 ....

wondering if 1 can be Indian x eastern spotbill?
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