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Old Monday 27th July 2020, 10:52   #1
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Buzzard ID

Hello,

Could you please help me to identify this buzzard?

Photo is shot in Akseki/Antalya/Turkey (1400 meter) on 26.07.2020.

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Murat Kocas
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Unfortunately the picture has fallen off . . .
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Uploaded again. Thanks :)
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Long-Legged Buzzard Buteo rufinus for me, based on lack of tail bars and long legs
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Old Monday 27th July 2020, 12:11   #5
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Black Kite for me.
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Old Monday 27th July 2020, 12:13   #6
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Black Kite for me.
Makes sense! I should learn to stop being lead by what the OP thinks
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Makes sense! I should learn to stop being lead by what the OP thinks
Should you? Obviously a buteo, agree with LLB
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Great photo too Murat!

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Old Monday 27th July 2020, 15:14   #9
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that's a very dark juv LLB, never seen one this dark in romania (or for that matter, in turkey).
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Wow, a very unusual-looking bird.
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Maybe not then
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