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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 22:42
Replies: 3
Views: 22
Posted By Nutcracker
Willow for me too - all-dark beak, pale fringes...

Willow for me too - all-dark beak, pale fringes on secondaries.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 22:23
Replies: 102
Views: 40,747
Posted By Nutcracker
Catalogue raisonne, d'une Collection...

Catalogue raisonne, d'une Collection supérieurement belle d'Oiseaux (1764). Several species described by Pallas, e.g. Spotted Flycatcher. Available anywhere, please?
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 22:20
Replies: 52
Views: 11,637
Posted By Nutcracker
Private message me an email addy and I'll send it...

Private message me an email addy and I'll send it :t:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 22:18
Replies: 2
Views: 22
Posted By Nutcracker
Marsh Harrier, adult male :t:

Marsh Harrier, adult male :t:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 21:28
Replies: 7
Views: 82
Posted By Nutcracker
Good luck! Try on small freshwater pools rather...

Good luck! Try on small freshwater pools rather than big lakes or lagoons. The ones I saw in Bulgaria were on a fish pond that a Great C probably couldn't even have landed on.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 21:18
Replies: 52
Views: 11,637
Posted By Nutcracker
https://sci-hub.tw/10.1016/j.ympev.2019.106564...

https://sci-hub.tw/10.1016/j.ympev.2019.106564 :t:

Still only in draft version.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 21:16
Replies: 1
Views: 42
Posted By Nutcracker
Agree on both. That White Stork would cause major...

Agree on both. That White Stork would cause major consternation if it turned up on any UK fish quay :-O
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 21:14
Replies: 7
Views: 82
Posted By Nutcracker
Yep, Great, with that yellow gular pouch and...

Yep, Great, with that yellow gular pouch and white chin beneath it, the long stout bill, and the relatively shorter tail.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 19:54
Replies: 3
Views: 57
Posted By Nutcracker
Agree Masked - too long-tailed for anything else,...

Agree Masked - too long-tailed for anything else, for starters :t:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 19:53
Replies: 7
Views: 82
Posted By Nutcracker
All Great Cormorant for me :t:

All Great Cormorant for me :t:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 19:51
Replies: 2
Views: 52
Posted By Nutcracker
The males definitely are, and one has to assume...

The males definitely are, and one has to assume the female (#4) is too [female House & Italian are indistinguishable] :t:
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 19:48
Replies: 52
Views: 11,637
Posted By Nutcracker
As an aside - sounds like what a small child...

As an aside - sounds like what a small child would say to their mother after an accident . . . "Mummy, help, panty pooey!" 3:-)
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Today, 19:45
Replies: 52
Views: 11,637
Posted By Nutcracker
As I read the diagrams (particularly Fig. 4),...

As I read the diagrams (particularly Fig. 4), Hylocichla mustelina is probably sister to a monophyletic Catharus, but with some possibility that C. aurantiirostris and C. mexicanus might be closer to...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 17:05
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By Nutcracker
I'm thinking Common - no longer central tail...

I'm thinking Common - no longer central tail feathers, and (from Niels' criteria) P1 = P4 (if I've got the right ones!).
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Today, 13:22
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By Nutcracker
Most I've seen in a pod recently is just 8 - and...

Most I've seen in a pod recently is just 8 - and that was peas, not dolphins . . . :-C
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 13:20
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By Nutcracker
Naah, I've never won a race in my life! :-O

Naah, I've never won a race in my life! :-O
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 12:37
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By Nutcracker
Ditto to Chiffchaff - messy because it is...

Ditto to Chiffchaff - messy because it is moulting now, at the end of a busy breeding season.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 12:30
Replies: 26
Views: 944
Posted By Nutcracker
But you can also say it isn't a race, because it...

But you can also say it isn't a race, because it won't win a prize for getting over the line first 3:-)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 12:26
Replies: 5
Views: 191
Posted By Nutcracker
Ditto to Rock Pipit :t:

Ditto to Rock Pipit :t:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 00:38
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By Nutcracker
Try checking Carolina Wren?

Try checking Carolina Wren?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 00:37
Replies: 6
Views: 239
Posted By Nutcracker
#2 probably a Greater Yellowlegs, but not 100%...

#2 probably a Greater Yellowlegs, but not 100% sure
#3 Pectoral Sandpiper
The others, too poor quality to tell!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 00:35
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By Nutcracker
Herring Gull, and yes, newly fledged. No idea why...

Herring Gull, and yes, newly fledged. No idea why it was being mobbed!
Forum: Trees, Flowers, Plants and Shrubs Yesterday, 21:32
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By Nutcracker
Common Bird's-foot-trefoil for me.

Common Bird's-foot-trefoil for me.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 21:25
Replies: 6
Views: 156
Posted By Nutcracker
Definitely not an Eastern Kingbird, that has a...

Definitely not an Eastern Kingbird, that has a clear white tip to the tail in all ages. Eastern Wood Pewee for me.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 21:23
Replies: 2
Views: 177
Posted By Nutcracker
1. No; a juvenile Great Spotted. The bill is too...

1. No; a juvenile Great Spotted. The bill is too stout and long for Middle Spot, which only has a small, dainty bill, and also more extensive but less intense pink (not red) wash on the...
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