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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 20th May 2020, 12:16
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By tconzemi
Difficult to go further than buteo, Common...

Difficult to go further than buteo, Common BUzzards can look alike
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 20th May 2020, 07:20
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By tconzemi
Agree, facial pattern all wrong for Pallid, dark...

Agree, facial pattern all wrong for Pallid, dark fingers better for Monty
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 17th May 2020, 08:54
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By tconzemi
Still a Common Buzzard, Andy. Only the darkest...

Still a Common Buzzard, Andy. Only the darkest individuals do not show this very important feature on wing coverts. But there are several points contra Long-legged above all the very nice light...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 17th May 2020, 08:31
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By tconzemi
Griffon

Griffon
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 15th May 2020, 18:14
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By tconzemi
main criteria in the pic

main criteria in the pic
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 15th May 2020, 12:28
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By tconzemi
agreed, pretty dark LSE (on barring)

agreed, pretty dark LSE (on barring)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 13th May 2020, 15:50
Replies: 1
Views: 178
Posted By tconzemi
Sure a pure Saker, and I don't see a ring or...

Sure a pure Saker, and I don't see a ring or leather bands 3:-)

Sorry couldn't resist, female falcons look a bit scruffy right now as they are moulting quite heavily when incubating, this said many...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 12th May 2020, 08:10
Replies: 5
Views: 358
Posted By tconzemi
second calendar year

second calendar year
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th May 2020, 19:44
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By tconzemi
agreed

agreed
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th May 2020, 19:43
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By tconzemi
Correct, especially the dark tips of inner...

Correct, especially the dark tips of inner primaries are a very good feature, whereas some Montys show barred tips of fingers, also some bleached second calendar year Montys (juvenile feathers under...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th May 2020, 06:09
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By tconzemi
This rule of thumb is absolutely perfect for...

This rule of thumb is absolutely perfect for adult birds, Pallid will keep a very well visible two toned wing: dark secondaries and light primaries. Unfortunately juv Montys have even darker...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 10th May 2020, 13:53
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By tconzemi
second cy Monty: lot of white around eye, no...

second cy Monty: lot of white around eye, no collar, inner primaries with dark tips
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 8th May 2020, 18:33
Replies: 4
Views: 287
Posted By tconzemi
wing formula with P10=P6 middle dark secondary...

wing formula with P10=P6
middle dark secondary band darker than terminal band
proximal and distal light band on secondaries both reaching body
well marked axillaries, big supercilium, no hint of...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 8th May 2020, 13:48
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By tconzemi
It's definetely a Sparrowhawk and not a Goshawk,...

It's definetely a Sparrowhawk and not a Goshawk, what did you make think Goshawk? Supercilium is ok for Sparrowhawk, rather thin legs most typical and overall colour perfect. No details visible in...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 8th May 2020, 05:46
Replies: 14
Views: 635
Posted By tconzemi
not only useful but also beautiful Thanks for...

not only useful but also beautiful
Thanks for sharing
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 7th May 2020, 17:08
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By tconzemi
I think they are all Steppe Buzzards B.buteo...

I think they are all Steppe Buzzards B.buteo vulpinus
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 4th May 2020, 15:21
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By tconzemi
that's correct, cirtensis should show a rather...

that's correct, cirtensis should show a rather uniform orange tail but often with some shadow bars, and this is not a juvenile but an adult with clear moult and dark iris
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 4th May 2020, 12:52
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By tconzemi
true, so hybrid is no longer the correct term,...

true, so hybrid is no longer the correct term, how do you call them in english? Intergrades?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 4th May 2020, 10:57
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By tconzemi
it looks like some of the unfamous Gibraltar...

it looks like some of the unfamous Gibraltar Buzzards, identified as Steppe for some years and finally proven to be hybrids cirtensis-buteo
https://www.magornitho.org/2012/09/gibraltar-buzzard/
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 3rd May 2020, 14:25
Replies: 7
Views: 242
Posted By tconzemi
1 is a subadult Black-chested Snake Eagle agree...

1 is a subadult Black-chested Snake Eagle
agree with Black-bellied Bustard with typcal V on hind-neck and very dark centres of feathers on upperside, the white line is the wing edge
and Egyptian geese
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 3rd May 2020, 14:21
Replies: 16
Views: 514
Posted By tconzemi
African Paradise-flycatcher

African Paradise-flycatcher
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 2nd May 2020, 16:13
Replies: 16
Views: 514
Posted By tconzemi
A Steppe Eagle B&C just guessing Hooded Vulture...

A Steppe Eagle
B&C just guessing Hooded Vulture for B and Wahlberg’s Eagle for C
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 2nd May 2020, 13:00
Replies: 11
Views: 419
Posted By tconzemi
It does, I will send you the chapter

It does, I will send you the chapter
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 2nd May 2020, 12:57
Replies: 16
Views: 514
Posted By tconzemi
Agreed but 4 is a juvenile Bateleur, 9 is...

Agreed but 4 is a juvenile Bateleur, 9 is difficult I think Tawny
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 1st May 2020, 17:16
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By tconzemi
both are 2nd calendar year Peregrines in juvenile...

both are 2nd calendar year Peregrines in juvenile plumage, they are variable and they can come from populations far away
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