Accipiter nisus

(Sparrowhawk, Epervier d'Europe, Sperber, Gavilßn com˙n)

Example 1 IMG 9602 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers 9 Secondaries of the left wing (92-124 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 2 IMG 9600 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers 10 Primaries of the left wing (longest: 177 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 3 IMG 9604 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers 6 Tail-feathers  (168-172 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 4 IMG 9605 (08.04.2013)  
Date February 2011

Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers 6 Tail-feathers  (168-170 mm)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 5 IMG 9609 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers 5 Coverts of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 6 IMG 9607 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers Down-feathers
Literature  
     
Example 7 IMG 9611 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers Complete right wing (upper side)
Literature  
     
Example 8 IMG 9614 (08.04.2013)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers Complete right wing (underside)
Literature  
     
Example 9 IMG 1241 (01.24.2016)

Species List

Date Between 1947 and 1949
Location Malchow/Poel, Kreis Wismar (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin Killed by collision with a fence
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers 10 Primaries of the right wing
Literature  
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Example 10 IMG 1238 (01.24.2016)

Species List

Date Between 1947 and 1949
Location Malchow/Poel, Kreis Wismar (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin Killed by collision with a fence
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers 8 Secondaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 11 IMG 1237 (01.24.2016)

Species List

Date Between 1947 and 1949
Location Malchow/Poel, Kreis Wismar (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin Killed by collision with a fence
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers 4 Secondaries of the right wing; 2 underwing-coverts
Literature  
     
Example 12 IMG 1234 (01.24.2016)

Species List

Date Between 1947 and 1949
Location Malchow/Poel, Kreis Wismar (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin Killed by collision with a fence
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers 9 Greater primary coverts and 4 alula-feathers (1st row); 8 greater secondary coverts (2nd, row)
Literature  
     
Example 13 P106-0242 (13.03.2011)

Species List

Date February 2011
Location Bern÷we, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Found dead in a garden
Age and sex Adult male
Feathers Complete bird (underside)
Literature  
     
Literature H. H. Bergmann, Die Federn der V÷gel Mitteleuropas - Ein Handbuch zur Bestimmung der wichtigsten Arten, Aula - Verlag GmbH, Wiebelsheim 2015, ISBN 978-3-89104-784-2, page 437

R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Tracks and Signs of the Birds of Britain and Europe, second edition, reprinted 2013, Christopher Helm London, ISBN 978-0-7136-5382-3, page 216 - 217

M. Cieslak, B. Dul, Feathers - Identification for Bird Conservation, Natura Publishing House, Warsaw 2006, Page 146-148

W. Hansen, J. Synnatzschke, The Tail Feathers of the Birds of Central Europe, Fully revised new edition, Federfuehrer Publishers, GŘtersloh and Leipzig, 2015, ISBN 97814399280210, page 648 - 651

R. Mńrz, Gew÷ll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 188