nominate Lesser Black-backed Gull (L. fuscus)

(last update: 24-6-2006)


fuscus 1cy August

fuscus 1cy October

fuscus 2cy February

fuscus 2cy July

1cy fuscus: October

Typical juvenile nominate fuscus migrate south in September and October. A few birds follow a route west of the ordinary route, through the North Sea basin. More images of ringed 1cy fuscus in the August section. Images of ringed graellsii and unidentified graellsii / intermedius can be found in the Lesser Black-backed Gull sections of August, September, October and November-December.

1cy fuscus in October, ringed in Finland. (52360 bytes)Larus fuscus fuscus 1cy CXVA, October 16 2004, Westkapelle, the Netherlands (61.33N 24.59E). A slightly worn juvenile fuscus. Picture by Jaco Walhout.