nominate Lesser Black-backed Gull (L. f. fuscus)

(last update: 25-1-2010)

Amir Ben Dov (Israel)
Hannu Koskinen (Finland)
Mars Muusse (the Netherlands)

fuscus rings

fuscus 1cy July
fuscus 1cy Aug
fuscus 1cy Sept
fuscus 1cy Oct
fuscus 1cy Nov
fuscus 1cy Dec

fuscus 2cy Jan
fuscus 2cy Feb
fuscus 2cy March
fuscus 2cy April
fuscus 2cy May
fuscus 2cy June
fuscus 2cy July
fuscus 2cy Aug
fuscus 2cy Sept
fuscus 2cy Oct
fuscus 2cy Nov

fuscus 2cy Dec

fuscus 3cy Jan
fuscus 3cy Feb
fuscus 3cy March
fuscus 3cy April
fuscus 3cy May
fuscus 3cy June
fuscus 3cy July
fuscus 3cy August

fuscus 3cy Sept

fuscus 3cy October
fuscus 3cy Nov
fuscus 3cy Dec

fuscus 4cy Jan
fuscus 4cy Feb
fuscus 4cy March
fuscus 4cy April
fuscus 4cy May
fuscus 4cy June
fuscus 4cy July
fuscus 4cy Aug
fuscus 4cy Sept

fuscus 4cy Oct
fuscus 4cy Nov
fuscus 4cy Dec

fuscus ad Jan
fuscus ad Feb
fuscus ad March
fuscus ad April
fuscus ad May
fuscus ad June
fuscus ad July
fuscus ad Aug
fuscus unringed Aug
fuscus ad Sept
fuscus ad Oct
fuscus ad Nov
fuscus ad Dec

Larus fuscus fuscus adult C1M2 March 2013 & March 2014, Ashdod. Pictures: Amir Ben Dov.

Ringing details
Ring HT 261133 + C1M2 White. Date: 22.07.2006
Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus)  Full-grown, hatched before 2004.
Weight (g) 780.0 Wing length (mm) 437.0

All recoveries
22.07.2006 FI ESPOO 60°13'N 24°31'E 780.0 437.0 HT 261133 910
26.06.2007 FI ESPOO 60°13'N 24°33'E
29.03.2010 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
30.03.2010 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
17.04.2010 FI ESPOO 60°13'N 24°31'E
09.06.2010 FI ESPOO 60°14'N 24°31'E
23.08.2010 FI ESPOO 60°14'N 24°31'E
03.06.2012 FI ESPOO 60°12'N 24°31'E
22.03.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
23.03.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
28.03.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
29.03.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
30.03.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
01.04.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
02.04.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
05.04.2013 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
08.03.2014 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E
13.03.2014 IL ISRAEL 31°51'N 34°40'E

below: Larus fuscus fuscus 11+CY C1M2 March 08 2014, Ashdod. Pictures: Amir Ben Dov.

Early March, still some winter streaking on head.

below: Larus fuscus fuscus 10+CY C1M2 March 28 2013, Ashdod. Pictures: Amir Ben Dov.

In all respects adult now, and as many adults, this one shows some black at the bill as well. Only mirror on P10, subterminal black P3-P10.