Atlantic Yellow-legged Gull (atlantis)

(last update: October 12, 2011)

Rui Caratão (Portugal)
Mars Muusse (Netherlands)

Atlantic YLG (atlantis) 1cy, October 15 2009, Terceira - Azores Islands. Picture: Dominic Mitchell.

No coverts and no tertials included in post-juv moult. Note first signs of moult on flanks, mantle, side of breast and head. Still juvenile scapulars present.

Photo: © Dominic Mitchell (