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  1. lou salomon

    Gull ID, Salton Sea, California, USA, Earth

    sorry darkfire and - there you go, biffa, - i have to revise my ID. this bird can neither be a 1st cycle large gull nor a 2nd alternate YFG which would be more advanced (hardly with brown wing coverts). so, i'm swaying to 2nd cycle (alternate) wymani western gull - dark mantle in this subsp...
  2. lou salomon

    Gull ID, Salton Sea, California, USA, Earth

    to me it looks good for yellow-footed. structurally and plumagewise. why considering extreme vagrants when then bird looks ok for the default large gull of the region? paler legs are just a sign of immaturity as are the dark irides. both leg and eye colour being among the more variable traits in...
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