Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

Greg Neubauer
Marcin Przymencki
Albert de Jong
Mars Muusse


cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans 1CY & 2CY PLNE December 2012 & December 2013, the Netherlands. Picture: Lützen Portengen & Aart Vink.

Yellow PLNE and metal PLG DN-28930, ringed as pullus on May 25 2012, at Kozielno Paczkow Opolskie Poland (50,48333 16,96667).

December 05 2012 - January 03 2013, this location: Oss.

BELOW: Larus cachinnans 2CY PLNE December 10 2013, Amerongen, the Netherlands. Picture: Aart Vink.

Note grey saddle and mirror on P10.

BELOW: Larus cachinnans 1CY PLNE December 11 2012, Oss, the Netherlands. Picture: Lützen Portengen.

Replaced coverts and upper tertials clearly different in pattern, with neat white fringes.