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 1CY, July 25 2010, Rosas, Cataluna, Spain. Picture: Chris Gibbins.

Several scapulars replaced. Coverts and tertials still juvenile. Very fresh bird, with broad pale fringes; contrasting plumage reminiscent of Lesser Black-backed Gull.

Showing underwing pattern and typical wedge-shaped tail pattern with only single thin sub-terminal band reaching outer edge of R6.