Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

Peter Adriaens (Belgium)
Ies Meulmeester (Netherlands)


cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans 1CY 129P August 04 2006, Deponie Pohlsche Heide - Minden, Germany (52°23'05N, 08°46'45E). Picture: Armin Deutsch.

Green ring from Poland. No details received yet. Data pending.

Rounded head advocates female. Second picture show characteristics long cachinnans-like bill and first image suggests multiple barring reaching outerweb of R6; but otherwise bird much resembling michahellis as well in plumage details (GC pattern, TT pattern, white belly).