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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 22:53
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! I never thought of that, fledgling. I...

Thank you!

I never thought of that, fledgling. I only know that they are called nestlings when they are in the nest and as birds usually have to fly to leave the nest I never thought about the birds...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 02:18
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By Aladdin
Fledgeling-White-breasted Waterhen?

Dear members and bird watchers!

I suspect that this is a White-breasted Waterhen fledgeling.

I have nothing in my book looking like this bird and after checking internet I have come up with zero...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 27th June 2020, 08:29
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you johnallcock! OK, I put it as an adult....

Thank you johnallcock!

OK, I put it as an adult. Makes me crazy all these books and the description. Juvenile Bronzed and Black say to have brown plumage. But as you say, the tail is very worn.

And...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 26th June 2020, 23:05
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! I will put it as a "Juvenile" Black...

Thank you!

I will put it as a "Juvenile" Black because the brown colour

The wear and tear and the angle make it had to ID on the tail. My reason was the hair on the bill

Thank you again and have a...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 26th June 2020, 11:21
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By Aladdin
Crow-billed Drongo in Thailand

Dear members and bird watchers!

Attached picture is a bird I have ID as a Crow-billed Drongo. Spotted in Phetchaburi, Thailand.

Reason. first of all, the hair under and over the bill.

Brownish so...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 26th June 2020, 09:07
Replies: 2
Views: 150
Posted By Aladdin
Asian Golden Weaver female- Thailand June 2020

Dear members and bird watchers!

Attached bird is a bird I have ID as a Asian Golden Weaver. Phetchaburi Rice Fields and the area is full of Asian Golden and the Baya Weavers. Building nest etc.

I...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 15th June 2020, 12:41
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you very much!! It helped a lot, when I...

Thank you very much!!

It helped a lot, when I hear moulting I think to breeding plumage. Never thought about the changing the feathers.

I read the article and now I can say that I have learned...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 15th June 2020, 11:46
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you very much! Moulting, this was...

Thank you very much!

Moulting, this was interesting. I have nothing about this in my book and on Wikipedia.

Do you mean the 2 streamers? They loose them during non breeding or do you mean 8 tail...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 15th June 2020, 11:12
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By Aladdin
Greater Racket-tailed Drongo without tail streamers?

Dear members and bird watchers!

Drongo from earlier today. Kaeng Krachan in Thailand

My book Birds of Thailand only have one bird with the curling backward crest and this is the Greater...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 12th June 2020, 00:38
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! Interesting with the black skin, not...

Thank you!

Interesting with the black skin, not obvious when they are in full plumage. I will go to Kaeng Krachan in one hour and I will spend the weekend there.

But I have planned to go back to...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 11th June 2020, 00:25
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! Do you have any idea on the skin...

Thank you!

Do you have any idea on the skin colour of the Cattle Egret? Is it black then it might be OK and clean.

Kind regards
Aladdin
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 11th June 2020, 00:22
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Cheers! The bird really didn't look to be OK. I...

Cheers!

The bird really didn't look to be OK. I don't know what it was but it did not look bad, expect for the appearance, but there was something strange looking when the bird moved around.

Maybe...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 11th June 2020, 00:20
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! I hope you are right. But the skin...

Thank you!

I hope you are right. But the skin looks black and I hope this is the natural colour so there is no oil remaining

Thanks for the help

Kind regards
Aladdin
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th June 2020, 21:48
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you very much! Looked like but I was not...

Thank you very much!

Looked like but I was not sure

Thanks again and kind regards
Aladdin
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th June 2020, 12:57
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you again! OK, I understand what you mean....

Thank you again!

OK, I understand what you mean. So it might be an old damage, I don't know, maybe a couple of years and it is the new feathers I see grow back. We can also see it on the bottom of...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th June 2020, 12:46
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! Yes, but when I look at the neck it...

Thank you!

Yes, but when I look at the neck it looks like bare skin surrounded by clean feathers

Kind regards
Aladdin
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th June 2020, 12:27
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By Aladdin
Baby Asian Pied Starling?

Dear members and bird watchers!

Spotted this baby bird, could not yet fly. Next to a tree and I think it is a Asian Pied Starling. Would appreciate it if anyone could confirm the ID, or to point me...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th June 2020, 12:21
Replies: 12
Views: 555
Posted By Aladdin
Any experts on Cattle Egrets here?

Dear members and bird watchers!

Spotted this Cattle Egret today in Petchaburi, Thailand.

Anyone know what this Cattle Egret suffers from. Counted 32 Cattle Egrets in a group and all in orange...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 28th May 2020, 07:29
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Cheers! Yes, this is the first time I see the...

Cheers!

Yes, this is the first time I see the Indian Pond Heron in Thailand. But I have seen others reported them on eBird.

During the winter I just report them as pond herons as you, impossible to...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 28th May 2020, 07:27
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! This I didn't knew, I thought it was...

Thank you!

This I didn't knew, I thought it was the bird that was confirmed. That explains why it get a instant confirmation when I report bids in nest.

Kind regards and happy birding!
Aladdin
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 28th May 2020, 07:25
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you very much njlarsen There was some...

Thank you very much njlarsen

There was some interesting info and explanations. But some things are still unclear, but I learn slowly, bit by bit.

Thanks again!

Kind regards and happy...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 26th May 2020, 03:48
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! I don't really understand how the...

Thank you!

I don't really understand how the eBird is working. But it was interesting with your comment Better, a reviewer might believe you and make it confirmed

I knew about the reviewer, I got...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 25th May 2020, 22:29
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you! Yes, this is what I do, but it makes...

Thank you!

Yes, this is what I do, but it makes me doubt my ID. This time it was OK because I have pictures. But for an example, the last two days I have reported birds that have never been reported...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 24th May 2020, 21:35
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Thank you very much andyadcock! Kind regards and...

Thank you very much andyadcock!

Kind regards and happy birding
Aladdin
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 24th May 2020, 10:09
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By Aladdin
Indian Pond Heron - Thailand May 2020

Dear members and bird watchers!

Just back home from bird watching Attached picture is a pond heron that I have ID as a Indian Pond Heron.

The area in Phetchaburi id full of Javan Pond Herons, and...
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