A Baltic Gull Larus fuscus fuscus "C10H" as a 1cy-2cy-3cy

Larus f. fuscus
3cy male Baltic Gull Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 21.5.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen
Very much resembling a full adult already; almost white-tailed, small mirrors on p10.

Larus f. fuscus
3cy male Baltic Gull Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 13.7.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
3cy male Baltic Gull Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 13.7.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen
Note the different colour pattern between 6 inner and 4 outer primaries. Clear mirror on p10.
The primary coverts haven't been moulted in same order with primaries.


3cy male Baltic Gull Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 13.7.2008. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus mopped by a 2cy Larus argentatus at Tara 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
2cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" at Tara, SW Finland 9.5.2007. Foto: Hannu Koskinen

Larus f. fuscus
1cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C10H" to compare in fresh juvenile and full 1st summer plumage.
Tara dump, SW Finland 13.8.2006. Foto: Markku Kangasniemi

Larus f. fuscus
1cy Larus fuscus fuscus red "C11H" to compare with "C10H" as in juvenile and 1st summer plumage.
Tara dump, SW Finland 15.8.2006. Foto: Hannu Koskinen