Lesser Black-backed Gull (graellsii & intermedius)
LBBG intermedius 2cy J55P August 21 2008, Skjolnes søppelplass, Farsund, Vest-Agder, Norway 58°04'41"N 006°48'32"E. Picture: Finn Jørgensen.
Black ring with white code: J55P and metal NOS 4258555. Pullus intermedius, ringed July 04 2007 at Rauna, Farsund, Vest-Agder, Norway (58°03'33"N 006°40'10"E) by Knut Sigbjørn Olsen.
P5 replaced, P6 growing, P7 missing, P8-P10 old juvenile. Probably much of the wing-covert panel already replaced on the wintering grounds. Single secondaries also replaced already, but no active moult at the moment. Central mc are replaced again with several gaps and also new feathers.