Larus cachinnans

(last update: February 16, 2013)

Greg Neubauer
Marcin Przymencki
Albert de Jong
Mars Muusse


cachinnans plumages

Larus cachinnans adult, July 03 2012, Baku landfill, Azerbaijan. Picture: Chris Gibbins.

Long pale tongue on underside of P10, medial band thinner than length of mirror+tip. Large mirror on P10, no sub-terminal black. Note serrated pattern of black and division between tongue and black is diffuse.
Speckling category: >75%. Colour of iris: dark.
Red gape and orbital ring. Yellowish legs.