Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Magnifying the passion for nature. Zeiss Victory Harpia 95. New!

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Warbler Eastern Saudi Arabia

Thread Tools Rating: Thread Rating: 3 votes, 5.00 average.
Old Tuesday 24th July 2007, 17:49   #51
Registered User
hannu's Avatar

Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Finland
Posts: 2,115
Originally Posted by Howard King View Post
You might like to check out the following page - I have toned down the sun on AJ's pictures and have these images together with shots of both Upchers and Olivaceous for comparison - see what you think
These comparison images shows us clearly at least one difference between EOW and Upchers: distance between tips of the three tertials about equal in EOW, whereas distance between central and inner tertials clearly longer than between central and outer ones in Upchers.

Regarding to this case, we can rule out Booted because this Hippo has rather long primary projection and 7 primary tips visible, which match well to Olivaceous and possibly also Upchers.
hannu is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Saunders's and little tern-Eastern Saudi Arabia AJDH Bird Identification Q&A 13 Saturday 31st March 2007 18:39
Is this a ruff-eastern Saudi Arabia? AJDH Bird Identification Q&A 3 Friday 30th March 2007 18:31
Plover, Eastern Saudi Arabia AJDH Bird Identification Q&A 5 Friday 5th January 2007 15:49
Young shrike - Eastern Saudi Arabia AJDH Bird Identification Q&A 11 Sunday 19th November 2006 15:57
Help with dove ID, Eastern Saudi Arabia AJDH Bird Identification Q&A 4 Thursday 22nd June 2006 15:53

Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.12639403 seconds with 10 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 09:41.