Yellow-legged Gull 1CY 9 Dec
Larus michahellis


Photographer

Dick Newell

Date

9th December 00

Location

Milton, Cambs

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This bird is confusing. It seems to have some grey scapulars and new inner greater coverts. It is very late in its moult for a 2CY, but I think it is a 1CY and these feathers are very late-moulted 2nd generation feathers, which explains why they are grey - but I may be wrong.


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