Thayer's Gull (thayeri)

(last update: January 22, 2013)

Amar Ayyash (USA)
Mars Muusse (Netherlands)

Thayer's Gull adult, October 27 2011, Duluth, Minnesota, US. Picture: Karl Bardon.

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Much black in wing tip, with complete band on P5 and relatively broad band on P10; there is even a ghost spot on outer web of P4, but note the clean greater primary coverts and tail. Thayeri pattern on P9 combined with broad sub-terminal band.