nominate Lesser Black-backed Gull (L. fuscus)

(last update: 11-4-2006)


fuscus 1cy August

fuscus 1cy October

fuscus 2cy February

fuscus 2cy July

fuscus 2cy August

fuscus 3cy February

fuscus 3cy July

fuscus 3cy August

fuscus 4cy July

fuscus 4cy August

fuscus ad June

fuscus ad July

fuscus ad August

Larus fuscus fuscus 1cy (juvenile) CXVA October 16 2004, Westkapelle, the Netherlands (51.33 N, 3.25 E). 
Pictures by Jaco Walhout.

A juvenile fuscus by October, ringed in Finland CXVA, present at Westkapelle on October 16 2004. Only the third ringed fuscus for the Netherlands. All scapulars still juvenile. No active moult. Note the conspicuous white head. CXVA was ringed this year near Tampere, Finland.