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Old Thursday 23rd March 2017, 23:12   #119
SteveMM
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Originally Posted by balex78 View Post
Taimyrensis is slightly different from nominate heuglini. Taimyr often has a slimmer and thinner bill , a smaller ans more rounded head and slightly paler upperparts. Its structure is less bulkier than heuglini's
Granted, but all these terms are so relative and of little practical use to apply to a set of birds which exhibit so much variation in the first place!

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