3cy-look-alike, Faroe Islands.
Posted: Wed Dec 26, 2018 10:10 pm
This herring gull was photographed on the Fuglafjørður 8. january 2018 by Silas Olofson. Note heavy bill, inconspicuous primary mirror and dark neckband that are supportive of Smith. However, the upper and under tail coverts are coarsely barred and the underparts blotchy.