Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

Greg Neubauer
Marcin Przymencki
Albert de Jong
Mars Muusse


cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans 3CY LIK ENxx075 December 08 2010, Wörth, Austria. Picture: Wolfgang Schweighofer.

3CY female Caspian Gull with Lithuanian Kaunas clip-ring, but code only partially read.

A 3cy bird with largely white tail, bold white spots on primaries and large white mirror on P10; but also some brown lesser coverts. Structure suggests female.