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Old Wednesday 21st February 2018, 10:01   #3276
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Thanks Lou, I think I’ll stay up in the mountains from now on
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Old Wednesday 21st March 2018, 17:24   #3277
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Which Gull?

My Friend took this Pic for Crete.
Is it something else as a YLG?
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Old Saturday 24th March 2018, 22:52   #3278
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4cy micha.
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Old Friday 30th March 2018, 15:37   #3279
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Why is it in the quiz section?


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Old Friday 30th March 2018, 18:10   #3280
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Look back to the very first post of the thread and you’ll see it started as a quiz style ID challenge, true most posts lately are ‘cries for help’ ( mine included!).
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Old Saturday 31st March 2018, 07:33   #3281
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Look back to the very first post of the thread and you’ll see it started as a quiz style ID challenge, true most posts lately are ‘cries for help’ ( mine included!).
Just found it a bit odd in this case that it's not in either the ID section or the specialist Gull forum?


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Old Sunday 1st April 2018, 21:24   #3282
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this thread started well before the specialist gull forum was created, andy
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Old Sunday 4th November 2018, 15:56   #3283
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micha...or cachin ?
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Old Sunday 4th November 2018, 22:20   #3284
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micha...or cachin ?
I'd call it Larus michahellis (pale eye, bright yellow legs, and legs not long) . . . but my score rating for large gulls is low, so I'm probably wrong
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Old Monday 5th November 2018, 08:46   #3285
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I'd call it Larus michahellis (pale eye, bright yellow legs, and legs not long) . . . but my score rating for large gulls is low, so I'm probably wrong
it was on ID forum too. and nutty - that was an easy one
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Old Sunday 18th November 2018, 18:10   #3286
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These are videograbs from a short video taken in W Yorks, UK on 14th Nov.

Does it look ok for adult Caspian?

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no, that looks like a herring gull. just one with a white head. head and esp. bill shape are totally off and primaries look short, legs stout.
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Ok, many thanks Lou.
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Rissa?

Is this a Rissa tridachtyla?
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Old Wednesday 19th June 2019, 09:31   #3290
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Is this a Rissa tridachtyla?
Yes, Rissa tridactyla; a first summer. A good find if in Greece!
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Old Monday 24th June 2019, 07:16   #3291
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