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-type adult, March 17 2010, Ashdod, Israel. Picture: Amir Ben Dov.

Much black in wingtip, red orbital ring. Somewhat droopy bill reminds of cachinnans, maybe barabensis (from the Russian boreal and steppe zone)?