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by Michal Sindel
Fri Dec 28, 2012 10:44 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: American Herring Gull?
Replies: 1
Views: 974

American Herring Gull?

Hello,
I did this poor photo on 27. December in Czech Rep.. Is it just a bit strange argentatus, or it should be an American Herring Gull in second winter?
Thank you
by Michal Sindel
Sun Apr 29, 2012 9:22 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: is it l. marinus?
Replies: 4
Views: 1511

Re: is it l. marinus?

Hello,
I did new photos yesterday with piece of bar tail from upper side, and whole bar from under side. Now I think it is clean marinus, or no?
Thank you
by Michal Sindel
Fri Apr 27, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: Could be a Caspian Gull
Replies: 1
Views: 908

Re: Could be a Caspian Gull

Hello, L. cachinnans is the most common big gull in my neighborhood. In this time, in this age (after first winter) is typical cachinnans more free - coloured (white head, grey scapulars, brown coverts). Moreover coverts on your bird have strong pattern and typical cachinnans has coverts like "wash"...
by Michal Sindel
Wed Apr 25, 2012 11:41 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: is it l. marinus?
Replies: 4
Views: 1511

is it l. marinus?

Hello,
please, can you help me with identification of this gull. I think it is l. marinus. But I cannot exclude l. artentatus, because the tail bar during fly, wasnt typically diffuse (if I saw it good in short time).
Thank you
by Michal Sindel
Thu Dec 15, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Identification
Topic: strange CG?
Replies: 1
Views: 820

strange CG?

Hello,
what do you think about this strange gull. May be, it is just caspian gulls, but for me very atypic. This photos I made on July 21 this year in Czech Republic, Ostrava city.
Thanks for the answer
Michal
by Michal Sindel
Mon Oct 31, 2011 8:57 pm
Forum: Heuglin's Gull
Topic: Putative L. heuglini in Czech Republic
Replies: 0
Views: 2687

Putative L. heuglini in Czech Republic

Hello, Please, can you help me with identification? I took a pictures (October 13) of a gull on which I believe it is larus heuglini. I took the picture (digiscoping) on the water tank near the landfill waste near Ostrava city in Czech Republic (its only few kilometres from borders of Poland). Why I...