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  1. JANJ

    Tropical, chouch´s but obviously not a Cassin´s

    Hi all. What do you make of this Tyrranus? There´s a brief discussion here, where I and Erik reject Cassin´s in favour of Tropical/Couch´s on pattern of breast and bill size. JanJ
  2. JANJ

    Bullock´s or Baltimore

    Not knowing if this one has been settled, it´s a few years back. What are your thoughts - should be quite easy to identify, or not? Given the range of Bullock´s there are records from the east but many of these are considered misidentified Baltimore´s Remember that some Baltimore can have a...
  3. JANJ

    1st cycle Larus cachinnans

    A very nice piece on a 1st cycle (1st winter Caspian Gull showing well from all angles! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rBbAo0ZdUeI JanJ Now the spelling of angles is correct Thanks to Phil! I´ve done it a few times before, spelled it 'angels'
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    Marsh Harrier query

    Anyone who knows his Easter Marsh Harrier? This one turned up in Sweden a while ago and managed to confuse birders with it´s barred primaries, secondaries and wing coverts. Note the pale eye, suggesting older than 2cy+ http://www.artportalen.se/birds/gallery_imageinfo.asp?imageID=167039...
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    Bird photographer

    Top Danish bird photographer, watch! http://www.birdphotos.dk/galleryuk.htm JanJ
  6. JANJ

    Semi-collared Flycatcher in Finland?

    Interesting if this record where to be confirmed. Some pro-SCF fetures. http://www.tarsiger.com/gallery/index.php?pic_id=sampsa1240513926&lang=eng JanJ
  7. JANJ

    Red-footed Falcons.

    A nice little film with nice music! http://www.israbirding.com/videos/show_video2.php?id=8304aa5628f44c818d3ec1ccff680c29 JanJ
  8. JANJ

    Gabar Goshaw?

    Hi all. I took the liberty taking this to BF to see if there are any takers? http://www.netfugl.dk/pictures.php?id=showpicture&picture_id=25415#308499bdabc27a57 http://www.netfugl.dk/pictures.php?id=showpicture&picture_id=25519 Thanks in advance! JanJ PS: Note the missed k in Goshawk!
  9. JANJ

    California Gull in Spain?

    Hi all. Some ideas on this seond cykle (2nd winter) gull, spotted near Madrid on November 30th on a rubbish dump. http://cid-fd6e910e72a9a144.skydrive.live.com/browse.aspx/Gull%20ID JanJ
  10. JANJ

    Semipalmated or Western Sandpiper?

    Some good advice how to distinguish between Western and Semipalmated Sandpiper. http://www.ilbirds.com/index.php?topic=9396.0 Also - again - have a look a this: http://www.aba.org/birding/v40n4p32.pdf http://www.aba.org/birding/v40n4p40w1.pdf JanJ
  11. JANJ

    Gregs gulls

    Hi Greg. I was looking on some of your gulls - which you posted along with the skua thread. Thought I´d move the gulls to a new thread if you don´t mind, just to separate them. This one I was a bit curious about: http://www.pbase.com/dadas115/image/102590640 The young bird, is a juvenile...
  12. JANJ

    ID notes from ABA archives

    Hello All. Thought you might be interested in some various ID notes from American Birding. http://www.americanbirding.org/birding/v40n4p32.pdf http://www.americanbirding.org/birding/v40n4p40w1.pdf http://www.americanbirding.org/birding/v40n2p34.pdf...
  13. JANJ

    Those Finnish bird photographers!

    Check this site and marvel! http://www.jtenovuo.com/index.php JanJ
  14. JANJ

    Oporornis warblers

    Hi all Thought I let BF members have a look at this discussion here from Illinois Birder´s Forum: http://www.ilbirds.com/index.php?topic=6379.0 Interesting group of and often difficult to identify. PS. I agree with Chris and for the reasons made on the identification...
  15. JANJ


    Hello all. What´s your opinion about the warbler called Sykes on this site? Check the tail tip and lenght of undertail coverts. :eek!: http://www.alsirhan.com/Blog/ JanJ
  16. JANJ

    Olivaceous Warbler images

    Regarding latest Olivaceous Warbler threads - a fine series of Olivaceous Warbler here - especially those by Juha Niemi in the begining, for further reference...
  17. JANJ

    Sutton´s Warbler

    The rare N. Parula x Yellow-throated Warbler. http://www.westol.com/~banding/Suttons_Warbler.htm http://www.birdingonthe.net/mailinglists/PENN.html#1209944645 JanJ
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    Chiffchaff - 'tristis'

    Some ideas of tristis here: http://kokayart.blogspot.com/2008/04/ive-found-siberian-chiffchaff.html http://kokayart.blogspot.com/2008/04/song-and-calls-of-siberian-chiffchaff.html Note the video with song and call. From Denmark...
  19. JANJ

    Unknown gull Virginia Lake - Reno

    Hi all (gull freaks ;)) Thought this interesting gull would produce some suggestions here on BF. http://birdbum3.home.mindspring.com/Mystery_Gull_4-08/Mystery_Gull_4-08.html Also some images by Steve Ting here: (Steves images might take some time to show up)...
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    Eastern raptors and other nice stuff

    Check these good raptor images - especially Oriental Honey Buzzard among other interesting birds. http://www13.plala.or.jp/a_nisus/ JanJ
  21. JANJ

    Wheatear Kuwait

    Hi all. Whats your opinion on Rasheds Wheatear? http://www.birdforum.net/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/181964/limit/recent JanJ
  22. JANJ

    Ohio Gull

    From Robert Royse´s exellent site. Just a thought - kumlieni or glaucoides? http://www.roysephotos.com/IcelandGull.html JanJ
  23. JANJ

    Which Calidris?

    Hi all. Least or Long-toed? I thought I´ll let you in on this one here. http://www.pbase.com/slickslug/shorebirds Sent to ID-FRONTIERS by Keith Brady asking for an ID of the the small Calidrid in the first 12 images. "Shorebird blast from the past"...
  24. JANJ

    Iberian Chiffchaff

    A new one here. http://www.surfbirds.com/Features/ibechiffs/ibechiffs.html JanJ
  25. JANJ

    Dowitcher identification

    Hi all, There´s a new version of the Surfbird Dowitcher identification article by Cin-Ty Lee & Andrew Birch. http://www.surfbirds.com/ID%20Articles/dowitchers1005/DowitcherTalke.ppt.pdf JanJ