Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

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

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cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans 1CY-2CY PAHP October 2009 & March 2010, France & Belgium. Picture: Franck Salmon & Peter Adriaens.

Yellow PAHP; probably ringed as pullus on May 21 2009, at Jankowice Babice Malopolskie Poland (50,03333 19,46667).

below: cachinnans 1CY PAHP October 12 2009, Le Tanchet Vendee, France. Picture: Franck Salmon.

Harsh sunlight makes it difficult to say something about moult in inner coverts or tertials.

below: cachinnans 2CY PAHP March 07 2010, Lixhe - Liege, Belgium. Picture: Peter Adriaens.

Pale underparts.