Date: 9/23/19 11:21 am From: JAMES SPEICHER <jugornought...> Subject: Re: [MDBirding] Re: [FR] What are they...
Hi Mark et al.
I agree that the bill is tananger-like on further review.
But the tail? You saw others with this same plumage? It's shown in two photos and doesn't appear to be a photo effect...J
On Mon, Sep 23, 2019 at 1:38 PM Mark Johnson <mj3151...> wrote:
> I don't see anything to suggest it's anything other than a winter plumage > Scarlet Tanager. I saw two yesterday just like yours...they're migrating > through in pretty good numbers right now. The wings are too dark for Summer > Tanager. > > Mark Johnson > Aberdeen > > ------------------------------ > *From:* <mdbirding...> <mdbirding...> on behalf > of JAMES SPEICHER <jugornought...> > *Sent:* Monday, September 23, 2019 1:21 PM > *To:* mdbirding <mdbirding...> > *Subject:* [MDBirding] Re: [FR] What are they... > > Scarlet Tan has been proposed with one Summer Tan... > > But the bill and tail seem at odds for both...Jim S > > On Sep 23, 2019 12:08 PM, "JAMES SPEICHER" <jugornought...> wrote: > > A handful of these were west of Middletown yesterday. Size seemed to be > appx that of an Oriole. The tail seems distinctive, but the field guides > don't show anything similar... > > Jim Speicher > BroadRun/Burkittsville area > [FR] Frederick County > WA Co. MOS member > C&O count coordinator > > > -- > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google > Group 'Maryland & DC Birding'. > To view group guidelines or change email preferences, visit this group on > the web at http://www.mdbirding.com > Unfamiliar with a hotspot mentioned on this list? Quickly locate it here - > http://www.mdbirding.com/hotspot.html > --- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Maryland & DC Birding" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to mdbirding+<unsubscribe...> > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/CAAaQ%3DiYUFw-Hn5h5jbsk3kC%<3DgnLd0qVkU9rGdGhTavtAsg4ddQ...> > <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/mdbirding/CAAaQ%3DiYUFw-Hn5h5jbsk3kC%<3DgnLd0qVkU9rGdGhTavtAsg4ddQ...>?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> > . >