Black-tailed Gull (crassirostris) / ウミネコ / 괭이갈매기

(last update: December 2015)

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Black-tailed Gull (crassirostris) adult, March 20 2015, Chidiwa Unzen city, Nagasaki, Japan. Picture: Nobuo Fukushima.

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The brown tinge on the coverts contrast with the clean grey scapulars. Neat thin fringe of scapulars indicate these have been replaced recently.