Yellow-legged Gull - Geelpootmeeuw (L. michahellis): 3cy October
(last update: 08 december 2003)
(2 images) Yellow-legged Gull michahellis 3cy, October 01 2001, Le Portel, France (50.42N,1.34E).
P9 is fully grown and P10 is almost fully
grown (P10 > P8).
Note the immature broad dark bill-band.
The complete moult in the upper-parts and head-feathers have been
finished, leaving birds with typical streaked heads on crown, nape and