Mew Gull Larus canus canus; heinei; kamtschatschensis; brachyrhynchus
(last update: March 12, 2012)
Mew Gull canus SVS 7165326 16+cy, February 07 2015, Le Touquet, NW France. Picture: Jean-Michel Sauvage.
This gull was seen previously on December 22 2014, at Le Touquet. Ringed on June 18 2002 in adult plumage (>3cy), at
Skane, Malmö, Malmö, Sweden (55º35'N 13º00'E).
Classic winter bird: fine streaking on head, most white in neck and side of breast, dark iris, black on bill in winter, large mirror on P10.