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by binocularface
Thu Mar 24, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: Yellow-legged Gull
Topic: Yellow-legged Gull (lusitanius)?
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Re: Yellow-legged Gull (lusitanius)?

Thanks Cristian - It seems this bird may be unidentifiable! The term 'lusitanius' appears to be a bit frightening ;-)
by binocularface
Mon Mar 21, 2011 7:46 am
Forum: Yellow-legged Gull
Topic: Yellow-legged Gull (lusitanius)?
Replies: 4
Views: 3802

Yellow-legged Gull (lusitanius)?

Hi, I recently photographed the gull in the attached images in Dumfries & Galloway (Scotland). To my relatively inexperienced eye the overall structure, bill pattern, gape & orbital ring colouration and primary pattern all fit Yellow-legged Gull pretty well. However this bird seems paler mantled tha...