1st-summer Baltic Gull Larus fuscus

Larus fuscus
2cy LBBG of unidentified subspecies at Hämeenlinna, Karanoja dump 22.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen
Very intensive brown underwings. Probably nominate fuscus (or intermedius naturally) .

Larus fuscus
2cy LBBG at Hämeenlinna, Karanoja dump 22.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus fuscus
2cy LBBG at Hämeenlinna, Karanoja dump 22.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen
Very dark appearance also on upperside.

Larus fuscus
2cy LBBG at Hämeenlinna, Karanoja dump 22.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus fuscus
2cy LBBG at Hämeenlinna, Karanoja dump 22.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen
Primary moult going on; note the just visible growing P1, which looks blackish.

Larus fuscus
2cy LBBG at Hämeenlinna, Karanoja dump 22.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen
Primary moult already started.