Pica pica

(Eurasian Magpie, Pie Bavarde, Elster, Urraca)
Example 1 IMG 9618 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 12.04.2012
Location Berlin-Weißensee, Verlängerte Blechenstraße (Germany)
Origin Victim of predation, probably plucked by a Goshawk
Age and sex  
Feathers 8 Primaries (longest 159 mm) and 3 secondaries (130-122 mm) of the right wing
Literature  
English Wikipedia    
Example 2 IMG 9620 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 12.04.2012
Location Berlin-Weißensee, Verlängerte Blechenstraße (Germany)
Origin Victim of predation, probably plucked by a Goshawk
Age and sex  
Feathers 6 Secondaries (79-131 mm) of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 3 IMG 9616 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 12.04.2012
Location Berlin-Weißensee, Verlängerte Blechenstraße (Germany)
Origin Victim of predation, probably plucked by a Goshawk
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Primaries (longest 159 mm) of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 4 IMG 9622 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 12.04.2012
Location Berlin-Weißensee, Verlängerte Blechenstraße (Germany)
Origin Victim of predation, probably plucked by a Goshawk
Age and sex  
Feathers 3 Tail-feathers (147-231 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 5 IMG 9623 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 12.04.2012
Location Berlin-Weißensee, Verlängerte Blechenstraße (Germany)
Origin Victim of predation, probably plucked by a Goshawk
Age and sex  
Feathers 5 Tail-feathers (125-243 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 6 IMG 9626 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 28.07.2006
Location Berlin-Weißensee, Parkstraße 36 (Germany)
Origin Moulting feathers found on the balcony
Age and sex  
Feathers 2 Primaries (both 161 mm)
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Example 7 IMG 9628 (12.04.2013)

Species List

Date 10.04.2013 and 15.04.2005, respectively
Location 1. Berlin-Adlershof, Ernst-Augustin Straße (Germany) - 10.04.2013

2. Berlin-Adlershof, WISTA-Gelände (Germany) - 15.04.2005

Origin Moulting feathers
Age and sex  
Feathers 2 Tail-feathers (217 and 177 mm)
Literature  
     
Example 8 IMG 1543 (10.07.2009)

Species List

Date 2008
Location Berlin-Adlershof, Magnusstraße 11 (Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead inside the building
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete right wing (upper side)
Literature  
     
Literature

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 224-225

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 288