glaucoides - kumlieni

(last update: January 26, 2012)

Coordinators:
Dave Brown (Canada)
Bruce Mactavish (Canada)
Chris Gibbins (Scotland)
Peter Adriaens (Belgium)
Mars Muusse (Netherlands)

Iceland Gull (kumlieni) M2 1st & 3rd cycle (2CY & 4CY), 2015 & 2017, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Chris van Rijswijk, Lancy Cheng & Lisa de Leon.

Banded as 1st cycle (HY2014), banded on February 18 2015, in St. John's, Newfoundland (LAT: 47.80833; LON: -52.80833).

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) M2 3rd cycle (4CY), January 23 2017, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lancy Cheng.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) M2 3rd cycle (4CY), January 14-17 2017, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Chris van Rijswijk.

Please visit Chris's blog Birdshooting for funny stories and amazing images.

Obviously not fully adult, with dark markings in tail and much brown vermiculation on many wing-coverts. Also broad dark band on bill. Secondaries visible below the greater coverts: adult-like grey base with bold white tip. Limited pigmentation in outerwing.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) M2 1st cycle (2CY), April 13 2015, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lancy Cheng.

Very white on outer primaries.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) M2 1st cycle (2CY), March 31 2015, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lancy Cheng.

Very white on outer primaries.

 

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) M2 1st cycle (2CY), March 20 2015, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lisa de Leon.

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Image doesn't allow statements on exact pigmentation of outerwing.