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Caspian or YLG, Bulgaria (1 Viewer)

Pavel

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Please help ID this leucistic gull observed today in the Black Sea shallows of Durankulak, NE Bulgaria.
 

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Pavel

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tendentially i would favour cachinnans. but even body structure is not ideal. so it will remain a mystery. nice ghost gull :). what alexander says is valid re leg colour.
Hi Lou, I agree with you regarding body structure, and also the head shape is rounded, not flat, so I would opt for YLG. :)
 
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