White-eyed Gull (L. leucophthalmus) & Sooty Gull (L. hemprichii)

(last update: 24-1-2014)

Avi Meir (Israel)
Mars Muusse (the Netherlands)

White-eyed Gull L. leucophthalmus adult, March 01 2013, Eilat, Israel. Picture: Avi Meir.

Still in winter plumage. Probably adult, not 3CY as hood sharply demarcated from grey neck and completely white tail. Seems to miss the central rectrices.