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Just to see if I get corrected, I'm going for immature Broad-winged because of the dark chest and spotted belly, narrowly banded tail with a broader dark terminal band, and wings with a nearly straight trailing edge in a glide.

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The wing shape is definitely useful - it's only got 4 fingers per wing, for instance. But he's in a turn -- you can see that the wings are slightly angled compared to the body, and the wingtips are spread rather than slightly tucked the way they are in a glide. A Broadie in a glide has wings shaped almost like paring knives - a gentle curve in front leading to a nearly pointed tip and a very straight trailing edge.

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2 hours ago, psweet said:

The wing shape is definitely useful - it's only got 4 fingers per wing, for instance. But he's in a turn -- you can see that the wings are slightly angled compared to the body, and the wingtips are spread rather than slightly tucked the way they are in a glide. A Broadie in a glide has wings shaped almost like paring knives - a gentle curve in front leading to a nearly pointed tip and a very straight trailing edge.

That's how it looked to me--the left wing, anyway.

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