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) K6 2nd-5th cycle (3CY-5CY), March 2015 - February 2016 & December 2017, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lisa de Leon, Lancy Cheng & Frank King.

Yellow K6, banded in winter in January 2014, in St. John's, Newfoundland (LAT: 47.80833; LON: -52.80833). HY=2013.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) K6 5th cycle (5CY), December 29 2017, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lancy Cheng.

Adult plumage. Pale outer primaries in immature plumage turned out to become a rather ill-defined primary pigmentation.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) K6 3rd cycle (4CY), February 12 2016, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lancy Cheng.

Note adult-like secondaries (grey centre and white tips), black on bill and pale iris.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) K6 3rd cycle (4CY), January 21 2016, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Frank King.

Frank's photostream on Flickr.

below: Iceland Gull (kumlieni) K6 2nd cycle (3CY), March 10 2015, Quidi Vidi Lake, St. John's, Newfoundland. Picture: Lisa de Leon.

Dark bill with paler base.