Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

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

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cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans 2CY 140P May 09 2007, Simrishamn, Sweden. Picture: Jörgen Bernsmo.

Bird ringed as pullus on June 06 2006 at Jankowice Babice Malopolskie, Poland.

From this picture it seems no coverts nor tertials were included in the post-juvenile moult. Head shape typical for cachinnans.