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by JanJ
Tue Nov 12, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Putative 2cy michahellis from Denmark
Replies: 2
Views: 3330

Re: Putative 2cy michahellis from Denmark

Hi Rune!

Why not a michahellis?
In the second set with the Herring to the right it looks quite similar but structurally and with a different covert pattern and rather plain median coverts it has the look of michahellis imo.

JanJ
by JanJ
Thu Oct 31, 2013 10:39 am
Forum: Identification
Topic: 1cy gull from Denmark
Replies: 3
Views: 1497

Re: 1cy gull from Denmark

Quite heavy underwing markings, would apparently not exclude cachinnans: http://birdingfrontiers.com/2012/07/22/juvenile-caspian-gulls-coming-soon-to-a-site-near-you-but-just-what-do-they-really-look-like-2/ http://svalan.artdata.slu.se/birds/gallery_imageinfo.asp?imageid=228063 (note that it´s take...
by JanJ
Thu Sep 26, 2013 2:21 pm
Forum: Lesser Black-backed Gull
Topic: 1CY Katwijk - September 26 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 1658

Re: 1CY Katwijk - September 26 2013

Good choice Maars ;) and a beautiful set!

JanJ
by JanJ
Fri Sep 13, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Caspian Gull
Topic: Black Sea coast, Romania - late August 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 1845

Re: Black Sea coast, Romania - late August 2013

Very Nice ones Cristian!

JanJ
by JanJ
Sat Aug 17, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: News
Topic: GRO website
Replies: 6
Views: 3071

Re: GRO website

Thanks so much for that Maars!

You can manage without many things in life but without GRO... ;)

JanJ
by JanJ
Wed Aug 14, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: News
Topic: GRO website
Replies: 6
Views: 3071

Re: GRO website

Still no pic... :shock:

Jan
by JanJ
Sat Aug 03, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: GRO website
Replies: 6
Views: 3071

GRO website

Is it just my computer or is there something wrong with the website?
I´m not able to get access to all the varies species. The forum which I´m in at the moment works jus now.

Cheers

Jan
by JanJ
Wed Jun 19, 2013 8:24 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Odd 2cy gull in London
Replies: 7
Views: 2481

Re: Odd 2cy gull in London

Also check Maars pic 0093 here:

viewtopic.php?f=4&t=930

JanJ
by JanJ
Fri Apr 19, 2013 4:06 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Which species ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1097

Re: Which species ?

Hi Rune!

On the left wing it seems as if p7 is missing with p5 visible as the innermost dark marked primary. More true for the right wing. Lack of p9 mirror as well in the right wing.
As for sp - could LBBG be far featched...

JanJ
by JanJ
Wed Apr 10, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Head-streaked michahellis or Azorean atlantis?
Replies: 10
Views: 3333

Re: Head-streaked michahellis or Azorean atlantis?

Ageing can be tricky from this pic but as Peter suggest - those distinct white primary tips would indicate an older bird. However, other plumage features could well indicate a younger bird. This - http://waarneming.nl/foto/view/3121527 - 3cy type bird shows no direct signs of white primary tips but ...