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Checklist S49027771

 
Location
Pelagic Trip to the West of Dakar, SN (14,75, -17,512), Dakar, SN ( Map )
Date and Effort
Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:45 AM
Protocol:
Traveling
Party Size:
7
Duration:
3 hour(s), 40 minute(s)
Distance:
59.86 kilometer(s)
Observers:
Bram Piot , Gabriel Caucanas List , Miguel Lecoq List
Submitted from eBird Android, version 1.9.1
Species
15 species (+1 other taxa) total
2

Flying far from the coast over the sea. A bird lacking some primaries on the left wong seemed to be a juvenile.

1
3
3
1

A third summer bird moulting to third winter plumage.

30

Likely more.

5
2
1
30

Not all could be thoroughly checked. Some were identified based only on flight pattern, plumage and size. Some very fresh individuals showed a paler underwing resembling the European storm-petrel (Hydrobates pelagicus).

2
18

Often passing in parties of 2 individuals. Also some isolated birds. One resting on the sea surface.

2
7

Close to the coast.

1
5
white egret sp.

Flying close to the coast. There were large (likely 3 Ardea alba) and smaller species (2 Bubulcus ibis or Ardeola ralloides).

 

Are you submitting a complete checklist of the birds you were able to identify?

Yes