Gulls in Europe

(last update: October 10, 2012)

Short index:

Herring Gulls

Yellow-legged Gulls

Lesser Black-backed Gulls

Great Black-backed Gulls

Lesser Black-backed Gull (graellsii) 2cy H291 November 09 2008, Westkapelle, the Netherlands.

Ringed as pullus in summer 2007 at Helgoland, N Germany, transition zone between graellsii ("Dutch intergrades") to Scandinavian intermedius.

Partial autmn moult in wing-coverts and upper tertials obvious: new feathers show greyish tones.