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 3CY, October 24 2008, Etaples, France. Picture: Ies Meulmeester.

Note the atypical bill of this 3cy Yellow-legged Gull. The pattern and color of the bill resemble the bill pattern shown by 2cy Yellow-legged Gulls. Most 3cy Yellow-legged Gulls at this time shown an adult-like bill often with a small blackish subterminal bar at the gonys and some dark markings.