Carduelis carduelis

(Goldfinch, Chardonneret élégant, Stieglitz, Jilguero)

Example 1 IMG 4769 (09.02.2014)

Species List

Date February 1954
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, Kreis Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Secondaries of the left wing
Literature  
English Wikipedia    
Example 2 IMG 4772 (09.02.2014)

Species List

Date February 1954
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, Kreis Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers

10 Primaries of the left wing

Literature  
     
Example 3 IMG 4773 (09.02.2014)

Species List

Date February 1954
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, Kreis Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 1st row: 2 alula-feathers, 4 primary coverts, 4 scapulars; 2nd row: greater coverts
Literature  
     
Example 4 IMG 4608 (15.12.2013)

Species List

Date February 1954
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, Kreis Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete left wing (upper side)
Literature  
     
Example 5 IMG 4614 (15.12.2013)

Species List

Date February 1954
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, Kreis Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete left wing (underside)
Literature  
     
Example 6 IMG 7576 (03.08.2014)

Species List

Date 08.04.1996
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin The feathers were found in the nest box of a Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus).
Age and sex  
Feathers Primaries and secondaries of both wings and a greater covert
Literature  
     
Example 7 IMG 7579 (03.08.2014)

Species List

Date 08.04.1996
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin The feathers were found in the nest box of a Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus).
Age and sex  
Feathers 5 Tail-feathers
Literature  
     
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 170 - 171

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 170 - 171

L. Jenni, R. Winkler, Moult and Ageing of European Passerines, Academic Press Limited, London 1994, ISBN 0-12-384150-X, page 171 - 173

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 330