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    Gulls - Cabo Raso, Portugal 19.10

    Nonsense, Deb, I don't really know that much about 'Atlantic Yellow-legged Gulls' myself, it's all relative, and your input is much appreciated same as anyone else's. Looking forward to someone with more experience chipping in! :t:
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    Gulls - Cabo Raso, Portugal 19.10

    Hi Deb, There is a stronger tendency for Yellow-legged Gulls of various Atlantic populations, by no means just those on island groups, to lack a white mirror on P9 as adults. Of course, some 'Mediterranean michahellis' can lack them also, but it is rarer for them to do so. Use of the name...
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    Gulls - Cabo Raso, Portugal 19.10

    Hi there, Are there any more images of the 'hooded' Yellow-legged Gull showing the pattern of the spread wing a bit better than the initial shot? Purely in terms of the head pattern, this does suggest so-called 'Azorean atlantis', but the upperparts tone seems perhaps slightly too pale for...