Yellow-legged Gull - Larus michahellis

(last update: October 08 2013)

Delfín González
Gabriel Martín
Antonio Gutierrez
Amir Ben Dov
Mars Muusse

Yellow-legged Gull michahellis sub-adult / adult, September 30 2001, Dannes, France (50.43N,01.37E).

Primary P8 almost fully grown. Note the diffuse bill-band and the pale yellow base of the bill and the head streaking which is concentrated on the ear-coverts and in the lower hind-neck.

below: with Herring Gull in the background.

below: with Herring Gull and Lesser Black-backed Gull in the background.