Apus apus

(Swift, Martinet noir, Mauersegler, Vencejo común)

Example 1 IMG 0086 (18.01.2015)

Date 04.06.2002
Location Berlin-Adlershof, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße 3 (Germany)
Origin The feathers were found under the nest box of Common Kestrels (House 4.1)
Age and sex  
Feathers 2 Primaries and 1 secondary of the right wing, 1 tail-feather
Literature  

Species List

English Wikipedia    
Example 2 IMG 0087 (18.01.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 10 Primaries of the right wing
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 3 IMG 0091 (18.01.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers

9 Secondaries of the right wing

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 4 IMG 0090 (18.01.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 1st row: 7 primary-coverts, 4 greater coverts; 2nd row: 5 underwing-coverts, 2 alula-feathers
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 5 IMG 0300 (22.02.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete left wing (upper side)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 6 IMG 0303 (22.02.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete left wing (underside)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 7 IMG 0311 (21.03.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 10 Tail-feathers
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 8 IMG 0314 (21.03.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 1st row: 2 undertail-coverts; 2nd row: 7 uppertail-coverts
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 9 IMG 0296 (22.02.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete tail (upper side)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 10 IMG 0299 (22.01.2015)

Date Summer 1985
Location Berlin-Baumschulenweg, Heidekampweg (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete tail (underside)
Literature  

Species List

     
Literature

R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Federn, Spuren und Zeichen, 3. Auflage, Aula-Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2003, ISBN 3-89104-666-9, page 196 and 197

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 196 and 197

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 272