Lesser Black-backed Gull (graellsii & intermedius)

(last update: May 17 2015)


LBBG rings

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Lesser Black-backed Gull graellsii HV447 3CY & 5CY, December 2016 & February 2018, Matosinhos, Portugal. Picture: José Marques.

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Color ring - Y[HV447]
Metallic ring - Helgoland N101951
EURING code - 05910 -
Right leg (tibia) - Yellow ring with a black five alpha-numeric code
Left leg (tibia) - Metallic ring
Ringer - Sönke Martens
Age at first ring - immature - Date - 2014.07.04
Place where ringed - Föhr Island, Oldsumer Vorland, Germany

Type of bird - Larus fuscus
Age & Sexe - Ad.- Unknown

Date of the sighting - 05.12.2016 - Time - morning
- my sightings/2016 - 1 - total of my sightings: 1
Place - Matosinhos beach, Matosinhos, Portugal
Coordinates: - 41.176885 – 8.693382

Date Location Observer
26.09.2014 Katwijk an Zee, Holland - van Kleinwee, M.
18.12.2014 Gipuzkoa, San Sebastian, Spain - Valiente, A.
09.09.2015 Katwijk an Zee, Holland - Hoeben, R.
05.12.2016 - Matosinhos beach, Matosinhos, Portugal – José Marques
13.12.2016 PORTUGAL - Aveiro, Espinho - Petiz, M.
25.09.2017 NL - Katwijk an Zee - Marijnis, A.
26/02/2018 Leixões harbour, Matosinhos, Portugal – José Marques

From the transition zone in N Germany graellsii - intermedius.

below: Lesser Black-backed Gull graellsii HV447 5CY, February 26 2018, Leixões harbour, Matosinhos, Portugal. Picture: José Marques.

below: Lesser Black-backed Gull graellsii HV447 3CY, December 05 2016, Matosinhos beach, Matosinhos, Portugal. Picture: José Marques.