Phoenicopterus ruber

(Greater Flamingo, Flamant rose, Rosaflamingo, Flamenco común)

Example 1 IMG 0722 (30.06.2015)

Date 05.05.2015
Location Saline di Quartu, bridge Viale di Colombo, Provincia di Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy)
Origin Moulting feathers
Age and sex  
Feathers

Shoulder-feather, primary covert (133 mm) and secondary (186 mm)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 2 IMG 0725 (30.06.2015)

Date 05.05.2015
Location Saline di Quartu, bridge Viale di Colombo, Provincia di Cagliari (Sardinia, Italy)
Origin Moulting feathers
Age and sex  
Feathers

2 Shoulder-feathers

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 254 and 255

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 254 and 255

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 161