Sylvia atricapilla

(Blackcap, Fauvette à tête noire, Mönchsgrasmücke, Curruca capirotada)

Example 1 IMG 7545 (03.08.2012)  

Date 20.07.2003
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Probably victim of window collision
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers 2 Alula-feathers and 10 primaries of the right wing
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Example 2 IMG 7549 (03.08.2012)

Date 20.07.2003
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Probably victim of window collision
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers

9 Secondaries of the right wing

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Example 3 IMG 1031 and IMG 1024 (22.09.2012)

 

Date 20.07.2003
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Probably victim of window collision
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers Complete left wing (upper side)
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Example 4 IMG 1033 (22.09.2012)

 

Date 20.07.2003
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Probably victim of window collision
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers Complete left wing (underside)
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Example 5 IMG 7546 (03.08.2012)

 

Date 20.07.2003
Location Bernöwe, District Oberhavel (Brandenburg, Germany)
Origin Probably victim of window collision
Age and sex Adult female
Feathers 12 Tail-feathers
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Example 6 IMG 0406 (21.03.2015)

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Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (1). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers

9 Primaries of the right wing

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Example 7 IMG 0403 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (1). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers 7 Secondaries of the right wing
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Example 8 IMG 0401 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (1). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers

1st row; 3 greater coverts, 4 primary coverts; 2nd row: 2 uppertail-coverts, 3 undertail-coverts

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Example 9 IMG 0407 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (1). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers 12 Tail-feathers
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Example 10 IMG 0344 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (2). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers  

9 Primaries of the right wing

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Example 11 IMG 0346 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (2). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers 8 Secondaries of the right wing
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Example 12 IMG 0344 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (2). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers 7 Tail-feathers
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Example 13 IMG 0351 (21.03.2015)

Date 10.09.2014
Location Seven Sisters, South Downs Way, west from Birling Gap (East Sussex, England)
Origin Victim of predation (2). - The Blackcap was plucked by a raptor.
Age and sex  
Feathers 1st row: uppertail-coverts; 2nd row: undertail-coverts
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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 162-163

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 162-163

L. Jenni, R. Winkler, Moult and Ageing of European Passerines, Academic Press Limited, London 1994, ISBN 0-12-384150-X, page 130-132

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 314