Hirundo rustica

(Barn Swallow, Hirondelle rustique, Rauchschwalbe, Golondrina común)

Example 1 IMG 0315 (21.03.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers 9 Secondaries of the left wing
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Example 2 IMG 0318 (21.03.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers 9 Primaries of the left wing
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Example 3 IMG 0325 (21.03.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers 1st row: 7 primary coverts, 2 alula-feathers; 2nd row: 9 greater coverts
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Example 4 IMG 0285 (22.02.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers Complete left wing (upper side)
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Example 5 IMG 0287 (22.02.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers Complete left wing (underside)
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Example 6 IMG 0322 (21.03.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers 12 Tail-feathers
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Example 7 IMG 0319 (21.03.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers 1st row: 9 uppertail-coverts; 2nd row: 4 undertail-coverts
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Example 8 IMG 0292 (22.02.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers Complete tail (upper side)
Literature  
     
Example 9 IMG 0295 (22.02.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.1952
Location Groß-Lüsewitz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex adult
Feathers Complete tail (underside)
Literature  
     
Example 10 IMG 0426 (03.04.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.2007
Location Road from Tiszascege to Balmazújváros, Hajdú-Bihari-Megye (Hungary)
Origin Traffic victim
Age and sex adult
Feathers 9 Primaries of the right wing
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Example 11 IMG 0423 (03.04.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.2007
Location Road from Tiszascege to Balmazújváros, Hajdú-Bihari-Megye (Hungary)
Origin Traffic victim
Age and sex adult
Feathers 7 Secondaries of the  right wing
Literature  
     
Example 12 IMG 0421 (03.04.2015)

Species List

Date 09.06.2007
Location Road from Tiszascege to Balmazújváros, Hajdú-Bihari-Megye (Hungary)
Origin Traffic victim
Age and sex adult
Feathers Tail-feathers
Literature  
     
Literature R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Federn, Spuren und Zeichen, Aula-Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2003, page 196−197

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 196−197

L. Jenni, R. Winkler, Moult and Ageing of European Passerines, Academic Press Limited, London 1994, ISBN 0-12-384150-X, page 64

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, 286