Falco tinnunculus

(Eurasian Kestrel, Faucon crécerelle, Turmfalke, Cernícalo vulgar)

Example 1 IMG 9145 (09.02.2013)

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Date 02.08.1993
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Moulting feather
Age and sex Female
Feathers 8th Primary of the left wing (210 mm)
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Example 2 IMG 4452 (03.11.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers 11th - 6th secondary of the left wing
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Example 3 IMG 4456 (03.11.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers 5 Secondary and 2 primaries of the left wing
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Example 4 IMG 9300 (17.02.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers 9 Primaries (207-144 mm) of the left wing
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Example 5 IMG 4457 (03.11.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers 6 Tail-feathers
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Example 6 IMG 4460 (03.11.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers 6 Tail-feathers
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Example 7 IMG 8624 (21.12.2012)

Date 20.06.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex Juvenil bird
Feathers 5 Secondaries (105 - 118 mm), 1 primary (150 mm), and 2 alula-feathers (67 and 74 mm) of the left wing
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Example 8 IMG 4364 (02.11.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers Complete right wing (upper side)
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Example 9 IMG 4369 (02.11.2013)

Date 29.03.2007
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße (Germany)
Origin Found dead
Age and sex Male
Feathers Complete right wing (underside)
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Example 10 IMG 7550 (03.08.2014)

Date 02.07.2014
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Magnusstraße 11, eastfront of the building (Germany)
Origin Moulting feather (found by Birgit Tietz)
Age and sex Female
Feathers 1 Tail-feather
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Example 11 IMG 1152 (27.12.2015)

Date July 2008
Location Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände, Justus-von-Liebig-Straße 3 (Germany)
Origin Probably moulting feathers
Age and sex Male
Feathers 1 Tail-feather and 1 primary
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Literature H. H. Bergmann, Die Federn der Vögel Mitteleuropas - Ein Handbuch zur Bestimmung der wichtigsten Arten, Aula - Verlag GmbH, Wiebelsheim 2015, ISBN 978-3-89104-784-2, page 442

R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Federn, Spuren und Zeichen, Aula-Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2003, page 236-237

M. Cieslak, B. Dul, Feathers - Identification for Bird Conservation, Natura Publishing House, Warsaw 2006, Page 169-172

Wilfried Hansen, J. Synnatzschke, The Tail Feathers of the Birds of Central Europe, Fully revised new edition, Federfuehrer Publishers, Gütersloh and Leipzig, 2015, ISBN 97814399280210, page 651 - 655

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 203-204