1st-summer Baltic Gull Larus fuscus

Larus fuscus
2cy Baltic Gull Larus fuscus at Tara dump 7.6.2008. Foto: Markku Kangasniemi
Several blackish scapulars in sight.

Larus fuscus
2cy Baltic Gull Larus fuscus at Tara dump 7.6.2008. Foto: Markku Kangasniemi
Primaries 1-5 moulted, p6-10 still juvenile. Secondaries new.

Larus fuscus
2cy Baltic Gull Larus fuscus at Tara dump 7.6.2008. Foto: Markku Kangasniemi

Larus fuscus
2cy Baltic Gull Larus fuscus at Tara dump 7.6.2008. Foto: Markku Kangasniemi
Tail has been moulted during winter. And with a record number of white feathers,
especially compared with such a moult stage in juvenile primaries.

Larus fuscus
2cy Baltic Gull Larus fuscus at Tara dump 7.6.2008. Foto: Markku Kangasniemi