Lesser Black-backed Gull (graellsii & intermedius)

(last update: May 17 2015)


LBBG rings

lbbg 1cy May
lbbg 1cy June
lbbg 1cy July
lbbg 1cy August
lbbg 1cy September
lbbg 1cy October
lbbg 1cy November
lbbg 1cy December

lbbg 2cy January
lbbg 2cy February
lbbg 2cy Mar-April
lbbg 2cy May
lbbg 2cy June
lbbg 2cy July
lbbg 2cy August
lbbg 2cy September
lbbg 2cy October
lbbg 2cy Nov - Dec

lbbg 3cy Jan-April
lbbg 3cy May
lbbg 3cy June
lbbg 3cy July
lbbg 3cy August
lbbg 3cy September
lbbg 3cy October
lbbg 3cy Nov - Dec

lbbg sub-ad Jan-April
lbbg sub-ad May
lbbg sub-ad June
lbbg sub-ad July
lbbg sub-ad Aug
lbbg sub-ad Sept
lbbg sub-ad Oct
lbbg sub-ad Nov
lbbg sub-ad Dec

lbbg adult January
lbbg adult February
lbbg adult March
lbbg adult April
lbbg adult May
lbbg adult June
lbbg adult July
lbbg adult August
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lbbg adult Nov - Dec

Lesser Black-backed Gull graellsii A+ 17CY-20CY, March 2012 & 2015, Maasvlakte, the Netherlands. Picture: Merijn Loeve & Maarten van Kleinwee.

Originally ringed tarsus "green EK19" as pullus on June 25 1996 at Europoort, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Ringed as breeding adult again in April 2011 at Maasvlakte - Europoort, the Netherlands when it received a new tibia ring black A+.

Lesser Black-backed Gull graellsii A+ 20CY, March 26 2015, Maasvlakte, the Netherlands. Picture: Merijn Loeve.

Still with those saturated bare parts.

Lesser Black-backed Gull graellsii A+ 17CY, March 25 2012, Maasvlakte, the Netherlands. Picture: Maarten van Kleinwee.

Adult Lesser Black-backed Gull in summer (alternate) plumage. Note the very dark orange legs and bill (diet related?) and the red color across the upper mandible.