Herring Gull 2CY 16 Dec
Larus argentatus argentatus


Photographer

Dick Newell

Date

16th December 01

Location

Milton, Cambs.

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Is this just a pale northern Herring Gull - or does it have Glaucous Gull somewhere in its ancestry? Although it looks like a 1CY bird, the pale eye and rounded primary tips means that it is a 2CY bird - which could also explain the paleness.


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