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 2CY, February 18-19 2012, Jakuševec landfill, Zagreb, Croatia.

All scapulars replaced. Fresh upper scapulars now 3rd gen, again much 2nd gen-like in their patterns.

Only few wing-coverts and no tertials replaced for 2nd gen feathers, most coverts still juvenile.

Visible flight feathers juvenile.

Head feathers, neck, side of breast and flank replaced for 2nd gen feathers, head still with fine streaking. Cachinnans in the background.