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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 20:04
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By JANJ
Agree with skbirder on Montagu's and his reasons...

Agree with skbirder on Montagu's and his reasons for this.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 18th September 2018, 14:06
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By JANJ
Question is if heuglini can be excluded? But on...

Question is if heuglini can be excluded? But on range and time of year barabensis might be a better choice

Here's some juv barabensis - just for...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 14th September 2018, 16:23
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By JANJ
Pallid/ Montagu's?

Hi,

I tried to brighten up and sharpening one of the pic and my choice landed on Montagu's on the features you mentioned. In addition p10 (outermost), looks long compared to Pallid, which means that...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 12th September 2018, 09:20
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By JANJ
Along with the bill and plumage features...

Along with the bill and plumage features mentioned here the greater covert pattern differ, which can be seen in close observation when the vings are raised (difficult to see from a distance in...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd September 2018, 17:58
Replies: 10
Views: 259
Posted By JANJ
Apart from Lou's site I suppose you have checked...

Apart from Lou's site I suppose you have checked this Joseph:http://www.gull-research.org/ an also here are some nice examples:http://www.talk.gull-research.org/index.php

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 2nd September 2018, 12:03
Replies: 10
Views: 259
Posted By JANJ
That is some time ago...

That is some time ago (https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=54524) and as then - the suggested cachinnans/barabensis could nowadays well be a problematic choice. However, I'm inclined to...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 30th August 2018, 17:17
Replies: 23
Views: 611
Posted By JANJ
I can bye the tail tip pattern ceasar but how...

I can bye the tail tip pattern ceasar but how about the cheek colour?

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 29th August 2018, 12:13
Replies: 23
Views: 611
Posted By JANJ
The broadly white-tipped tail feathers and pale...

The broadly white-tipped tail feathers and pale gey ear-coverts suggest Cooper's.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 6th August 2018, 10:01
Replies: 12
Views: 1,158
Posted By JANJ
Hi Rashed! Do you have any more pic of the...

Hi Rashed!

Do you have any more pic of the darker left bird, perhaps with an open wing?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/rashed11112/15708385271/in/photostream/

All the best

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 24th May 2018, 15:46
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By JANJ
Agree with Mark! Nice pic! JanJ

Agree with Mark! Nice pic!

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 4th March 2018, 18:38
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By JANJ
A lighter version of gull nr 2. JanJ

A lighter version of gull nr 2.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 25th February 2018, 09:12
Replies: 8
Views: 264
Posted By JANJ
Lighting the pic up you see better what it is....

Lighting the pic up you see better what it is. And as said here an Accipiter and a Cooper's.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 22nd February 2018, 21:16
Replies: 1
Views: 216
Posted By JANJ
Geat pic Peter and if I'm not seeing things...

Geat pic Peter and if I'm not seeing things wrongly it seems - in the last pic - that the upperpart of the tail shows pin shapped outer t-feathers, which would make your bird a Pintail.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 7th February 2018, 06:56
Replies: 7
Views: 341
Posted By JANJ
Hi all, Both birds in pic 4 are White-tailed...

Hi all,

Both birds in pic 4 are White-tailed Hawks, the right one is an adult and left one a juvenile. Note the pale ear spot, pale breast spot, the pale based outer primaries and narrow...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 4th February 2018, 08:00
Replies: 11
Views: 679
Posted By JANJ
The pale secondary barring is a good obvious...

The pale secondary barring is a good obvious feature for separating Broad-winged Hawk on a closed wing. However, wear would reduse the clearnes of this feature. Here's one from...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 21st January 2018, 17:23
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By JANJ
Looks fine for Brown. Also notice the thin...

Looks fine for Brown. Also notice the thin tail.

JanJ
Forum: Gulls Sunday 21st January 2018, 11:03
Replies: 148
Views: 49,525
Posted By JANJ
Don't think we have to go there! The bird in post...

Don't think we have to go there! The bird in post 75.

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 21st January 2018, 08:35
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By JANJ
Yes, nr3 is probably a 4cy by now, as taken...

Yes, nr3 is probably a 4cy by now, as taken recently and a possible 'taimyrensis' with an interesting wing pattern, black on all primaries.
In the right wing of the last bird it looks as if all...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 20th January 2018, 16:01
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By JANJ
Hi steve & Xuky! I also tend to agree with all...

Hi steve & Xuky!

I also tend to agree with all the sp but only perhaps not with bird 1 & 2 as you mentioned Steve. The pale markings on the outer web on the inner primaries, the so called...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 16th January 2018, 17:59
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By JANJ
Sorry Steve, being over cautious. Your bird...

Sorry Steve, being over cautious. Your bird should be mongolicus. 😉 Good pic!

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 15th January 2018, 14:34
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By JANJ
Hi Steve! Trouble, trouble! (?) On a first look...

Hi Steve!

Trouble, trouble! (?) On a first look at the time given, they surely look like mongolicus. However, there´s something not right, for instance, not only the greater covert pattern but also...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 5th January 2018, 15:19
Replies: 12
Views: 721
Posted By JANJ
Nort relevant to this post but it gives me some...

Nort relevant to this post but it gives me some comfort that I'm not the only one falling half asleep sometimes, :-)

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 17th December 2017, 09:05
Replies: 11
Views: 1,459
Posted By JANJ
Agree to this harrier showing clear hybrid...

Agree to this harrier showing clear hybrid features, now also confirmed by DF. Great pic showing mentioned fetures well!

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 11th November 2017, 15:38
Replies: 7
Views: 981
Posted By JANJ
Woops, I see that now, not Pallid but Pied. Pied...

Woops, I see that now, not Pallid but Pied. Pied and EMH are not always easy to identify. So are we still in the Emh camp

JanJ
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 10th November 2017, 15:16
Replies: 7
Views: 981
Posted By JANJ
Pallid Harrier has a very different pattern - so...

Pallid Harrier has a very different pattern - so an Eastern marsh Harrier I belive.

JanJ
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