Lesser Black-backed Gull (graellsii & intermedius)

(last update: 13-2-2011)

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LBBG rings

lbbg 1cy May
lbbg 1cy June
lbbg 1cy July
lbbg 1cy August
lbbg 1cy September
lbbg 1cy October
lbbg 1cy Nov - Dec

lbbg 2cy Jan-Febr
lbbg 2cy Mar-April
lbbg 2cy May
lbbg 2cy June
lbbg 2cy July
lbbg 2cy August
lbbg 2cy September
lbbg 2cy October
lbbg 2cy Nov - Dec

lbbg 3cy Jan-April
lbbg 3cy May
lbbg 3cy June
lbbg 3cy July
lbbg 3cy August
lbbg 3cy September
lbbg 3cy October
lbbg 3cy Nov - Dec

lbbg sub-ad Jan-April
lbbg sub-ad May
lbbg sub-ad June
lbbg sub-ad July
lbbg sub-ad Aug
lbbg sub-ad Sept
lbbg sub-ad Oct
lbbg sub-ad Nov - Dec

lbbg adult January
lbbg adult February
lbbg adult March
lbbg adult April
lbbg adult May
lbbg adult June
lbbg adult July
lbbg adult August
lbbg adult September
lbbg adult October
lbbg adult Nov - Dec

L. f. graellsii J:Z March 09 2005 & March 13 2007, Parque de Isabel la Católica, Gijón, Spain. Picture: Delfín González.

PVC blue J:Z & BTO GN75164, ringed at Bristol, Avon, UK (51º27´N/02º35´W) on July 03 2004 by Peter Rock (pete.rock at blueyonder.co.uk).

below: J:Z 2cy March 09 2005, Parque de Isabel la Católica, Gijón, Spain.

Ringed 2cy graellsii, start of the complete (?) moult with several wing-coverts missing.

below: J:Z 4cy, March 13 2007, Parque de Isabel la Católica, Gijón, Spain.

Few features indicating immaturity like bill pattern, tertials centre and brown covert.