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 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis

3cy, July 6th 2005, Warwickshire


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3cy Yellow-legged Gull, Warks, July 2005

A. R. Dean

A 3cy (2S) michahellis, showing obvious yellow component in leg-colour, even at this age. Bill much as adult but dark mark near tip of upper mandible. Note also the rather long legs; the robust, deep and rather blunt-tipped bill; the clean, dark grey mantle and scapulars; the new dark grey median coverts but retained brownish lesser and greater coverts. Outer primaries still second generation,


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