North Kent,17th September,2000
Bill length (to feathering) 11mm(from skull 16mm)
Wing length (maximum chord)63 mm both wings
Emarginations 3rd & 4th
1st primary + 1
2nd primary 5 < than point
3rd & 4th primary (point)
5th < 1.5 mm
6th < 5mm
7th < 7mm
8th < 9mm
9th < 11mm
10th < 13mm
notch on 2nd primary 13mm = 1st secondary
2nd primary = 5/6
notch on 3rd primary 10mm
Bill,brown upper,pale tip,all pale/flesh lower,claws pale,feet almost pinkish,legs pinkish.
pale bulge in front of eye,leading to just behind,pale eye ring,upper parts olive/brown,including rump,slight rufous edgings to wing feathers,whitish throat,very uniform looking,not contrasty.
On release it gave several Sylia Warbler like tacc,notes.
The person whose site the the above bird and the Greenish were trapped on has never wanted them forwarded to the rarities committee (and I respect this)the photos and discription are my own.