Turdus philomelos

(Song Thrush, Grive musicienne, Singdrossel, Zorzal común)

Example 1 IMG 8982 (17.01.2013)  
Date 09.03.2007

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Secondaries
9 Greater coverts
3 Median coverts of the left wing
Literature  

Species List

English Wikipedia    
Example 2 IMG 8979 (17.01.2013)  
Date 09.03.2007

 

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers 10 Primaries (82 - 103 mm), 3 alula feathers (14 - 33 mm), 3 primary coverts of the left wing
10 Down feathers
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 3 IMG 8983 (17.01.2013)  
Date 09.03.2007

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers 12 Tailfeathers (90 - 93 mm)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 4 IMG 8986 (17.01.2013)  
Date 09.03.2007

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete right wing (top side)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 5 IMG 8987 (17.01.2013)  
Date 09.03.2007

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete right wing (underside)
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 6 IMG 8991 (17.01.2013)  
Date 28.04.2010

Location Helgoland-Düne, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin Prey of a raptor
Age and sex  
Feathers 3 Tail-feathers (88 - 90 mm)
8 Coverts and downs
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 7 IMG 8993 (17.01.2013)  
Date 28.04.2010

Location Helgoland-Düne, Schleswig-Holstein (Germany)
Origin Prey of a raptor
Age and sex  
Feathers Primaries and secondaries of the left wing
Primaries and secondaries of the right wing
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 8 IMG 9011 (17.01.2013)  
Date 04.10.2011

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Prey of a raptor (maybe  after window collision)
Age and sex  
Feathers Primaries and secondaries (96 - 65 mm) of the right wing
Primaries and secondaries (57 - 80 mm) of the left wing
Literature  

Species List

     
Example 9 IMG 9013 (17.01.2013)  
Date 04.10.2011

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Prey of a raptor (maybe  after window collision)
Age and sex  
Feathers

12 Tail-feathers (83 - 85 mm)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 10 IMG 8998 (17.01.2013)  
Date 27.09.2011

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers

Primaries and secondaries of the left wing

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 11 IMG 9000 (17.01.2013)  
Date 27.09.2011

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers

12 Tail-feathers (82 - 85 mm)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 12 IMG 9003 (17.01.2013)  
Date 27.09.2011

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers

Complete right wing (upper side)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 13 IMG 9005 (17.01.2013)  
Date 27.09.2011

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers

Complete right wing (underside)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 14 IMG 4439 (02.11.2013)  
Date 14.10.2013

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers

8 Secondaries of the right wing (42 - 79 mm)

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 15 IMG 4441 (02.11.2013)  
Date 14.10.2013

Location Magnusstraße 11, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision
Age and sex  
Feathers

Downs-feathers and greater secondary coverts

Literature  

Species List

     
Example 16 IMG 0850 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers 10 Primaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 17 IMG 0856 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Secondaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 18 IMG 0846 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers 8 Primary coverts (1st row); 8 greater secondary coverts (2nd row); 3 alula-feathers and 4 underwing-coverts (3rd row)
Literature  
     
Example 19 IMG 0852 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete left wing (upper side)
Literature  
     
Example 20 IMG 0854 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers Complete left wing (underside)
Literature  
     
Example 21 IMG 0845 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers Downs
Literature  
     
Example 22 IMG 0859 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers 12 Tail-feathers
Literature  
     
Example 23 IMG 0849 (10.10.2015)

Species List

Date 21.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin Victim of window collision at the west front of the building
Age and sex  
Feathers 4 Undertail-coverts (1st row); 8 uppertail-coverts (2nd row)
Literature  
     
Example 24 IMG 0890 (07.11.2015)

Species List

Date 29.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision at the east front.
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Primaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 25 IMG 0882 (07.11.2015)

Species List

Date 29.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision at the east front.
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Secondaries of the right wing
Literature  
     
Example 26 IMG 0885 (07.11.2015)

Species List

Date 29.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision at the east front.
Age and sex  
Feathers 7 Secondaries of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 27 IMG 0889 (07.11.2015)

Species List

Date 29.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision at the east front.
Age and sex  
Feathers 9 Primaries of the left wing
Literature  
     
Example 28 IMG 0886 (07.11.2015)

Species List

Date 29.09.2015
Location Magnusstraße 11, WISTA-Gelände, Berlin-Adlershof (Germany)
Origin The bird was plucked by a raptor, probably after window collision at the east front.
Age and sex  
Feathers 12 Tail-feathers
Literature  
     
Literature

H. H. Bergmann, Die Federn der Vögel Mitteleuropas - Ein Handbuch zur Bestimmung der wichtigsten Arten, Aula - Verlag GmbH, Wiebelsheim 2015, ISBN 978-3-89104-784-2, page 586

R. Brown, J. Ferguson, M. Lawrence, D. Lees, Federn, Spuren und Zeichen, Aula-Verlag, Wiebelsheim 2003, page 204 - 205

L. Jenni, R. Winkler, Moult and Ageing of European Passerines, Academic Press Limited, London 1994, ISBN 0-12-384150-X, page 113 - 114

R. März, Gewöll- und Rupfungskunde, 3. von Konrad Banz neu bearbeitete Auflage, Akademieverlag Berlin, 1987, ISBN 3-05-500157-5, page 301