Herring Gull (argentatus & argenteus)

(last update: February 11, 2013)

Herring Gull argentatus 2L55 2CY, February 15 2015, Rumbula (Getliņi) rubbish dump, Stopiņu, Latvia (56°53'10"N, 24°15'45"E). Picture: Igors Deņisovs.

Ringed as pullus with metal ring Lithuania - Kaunas (LIK) EN07786 and darvic yellow 2L55. Ringed as pullus Larus argentatus / Herring Gull on May 30 2014 at Kretuono ež. Didžioji sala, Švenčionių r., Lithuania (55°14'45"N, 26°04'45"E). Distance: 214 KM.

Only single lower rear scaps still juvenile. Coverts and tertials juvenile. Most of underparts and head replaced for 2nd gen.