Turdus iliacus

(Redwing, Grive mauvis, Rotdrossel, Zorzal alirrojo)

Example 1 IMG 4950 (06.04.2014)

Date 31.03.1952
Location Groß-Freienholz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 12 Tail-feathers
Literature  

Species List

English Wikipedia Turdus_iliacus-  
Example 2  

 

Date 31.03.1952
Location Groß-Freienholz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers 1st row: 8 uppertail-coverts; 2nd row: 6 undertail-coverts (still missing)
Literature  

Species List

  Turdus_iliacus-  
Example 3 IMG 4898 (27.02.2014)

Date 31.03.1952
Location Groß-Freienholz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers

Complete tail (upper side)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 4 IMG 4899 (27.02.2014)

Date 31.03.1952
Location Groß-Freienholz, District Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Origin The bird was found dead.
Age and sex  
Feathers

Complete tail (underside)

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 204 and 205

L. Jenni, R. Winkler, Moult and Ageing of European Passerines, Academic Press Limited, London 1994, ISBN 0-12-384150-X, page 115

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 302 and 303