Gavia stellata

(Red-Throated Diver, Plongeon catmarin, Sterntaucher, Colimbo chico)

Example 1 IMG 9544 (24.03.2013)

Species List

Date 15.03.2013
Location Kühlungsborn, District Rostock-Land  (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead on the beach.
Age and sex Adult
Feathers 10 Primaries (168 - 118 mm) of the right wing
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Example 2 IMG 9542 (24.03.2013)

Species List

Date 15.03.2013
Location Kühlungsborn, District Rostock-Land  (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead on the beach.
Age and sex Adult
Feathers 14 Secondaries (112 - 86 mm) of the right wing
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Example 3 IMG 9539 (24.03.2013)

Species List

Date 15.03.2013
Location Kühlungsborn, District Rostock-Land  (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead on the beach.
Age and sex Adult
Feathers 14 Secondaries (86 - 112 mm) of the left wing
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Example 4 IMG 9537 (24.03.2013)

Species List

Date 15.03.2013
Location Kühlungsborn, District Rostock-Land  (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead on the beach.
Age and sex Adult
Feathers 10 Primaries (117 - 167 mm) of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 5 IMG 9534 (24.03.2013)

Species List

Date 15.03.2013
Location Kühlungsborn, District Rostock-Land  (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead on the beach.
Age and sex Adult
Feathers 1st row: underwing-coverts; 2nd row: upperwing-coverts
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Example 6 IMG 9536 (24.03.2013)

Species List

Date 15.03.2013
Location Kühlungsborn, District Rostock-Land  (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead on the beach.
Age and sex Adult
Feathers 1st row: 9 tail-feathers (58 - 65 mm); 2nd row: 6 uppertail-coverts and 2 undertail-coverts
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H.-H. Bergmann, Vogelfedern an Nord- und Ostsee - Finden und Bestimmen, Quelle & Meyer Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2010, ISBN 978-3-494-01492-0, page 105

R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Federn, Spuren und Zeichen der Vögel Europas, 3. Auflage, Aula-Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2003, ISBN 3-89104-666-9, page 234 - 235

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 154