Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

Coordinator:
Peter Adriaens (Belgium)
Ies Meulmeester (Netherlands)

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cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans 1CY PDHN October 19 2010, Den Haag, the Netherlands. Picture: Frank van der Meer.

Yellow PDHN and metal PLG DN-18606; ringed as pullus on May 27 2010, at Kozielno Paczkow Opolskie Poland (50,48333 16,96667). Recorded 4 times in 2010, along the coast in the Netherlands.

Scapulars replaced, but all wing-coverts and tertials still juvenile. Note snowy white head.