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by WolfgangSchweighofer
Sun Nov 22, 2009 12:51 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: ID for Austrian gull
Replies: 2
Views: 1195

Re: ID for Austrian gull

Did you rule out the possible S Finnish argentatus? No, I didn´t. Austrian birders do not expect Finnish argentatus at this time of year. And they expect all types of argentatus to be heavily streaked on neck. Of course this expectations are apparently wrong. ;) Even Polish inland argentatus may be...
by WolfgangSchweighofer
Sat Nov 21, 2009 5:37 pm
Forum: Other taxa & hybrids
Topic: Het H word - hybrids from Poland
Replies: 21
Views: 9282

Re: Het H word - hybrids from Poland

Hello, a Polish cy6-hybrid (cach x arg: green 4P60) at my local site in Wörth (central Austria) on Jan 3rd 2009. http://web.utanet.at/schwei76/4P60a.jpg Together with an adult pure cachinnans: http://web.utanet.at/schwei76/4P60compare.jpg and head: http://web.utanet.at/schwei76/4P60head.jpg To see i...
by WolfgangSchweighofer
Sat Nov 21, 2009 5:03 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: ID for Austrian gull
Replies: 2
Views: 1195

ID for Austrian gull

Hi everybody! Ruud invited me to take part in this forum - so I will try... Today I have found this gull at my local site in Wörth near river Donau/Danube, central Austria. Fleshy long leg (it had a healthy 2nd one), bill coloration and bill proportions seem to fit for Caspian, but primaries and hea...