Bird Feathers -
The website to help you identify molted feathers and pluckings

Now and again you can find molted feathers or a complete set of plucked feathers.
That's what a predator leaves behind after a bird meal.
Which bird or animal did that?
Perhaps you will be able to find the answer on this website about bird feathers and pluckings.

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  • Modifications to Red-backed Shrike, Eurasian Magpie, Eurasian Blue Tit, Crested Tit, Great Tit, Sky Lark, Barn Swallow, Greater Whitethroat, Firecrest, Short-toed Treecreeper, European Starling, Eurasian Blackbird
  • Modifications to Northern Goshawk, Black Kite, Ural Owl, Boreal Owl, Short-eared Owl, Long-eared Owl, Tawny Owl, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Black Woodpecker, Green Woodpecker, Eurasian Kestrel, Rose-ringed Parakeet
  • Modifications to Green-winged Teal, Street Dove, Stock Pigeon, Eurasian Coot, Northern Lapwing,  Common Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Red Knot, Common Redshank, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Common Murre
  • New species: Namaqua Dove and Greater Crested Tern, modifications within some measurements tables