Mongolian Gull L.c? mongolicus
16th November 2002 Choshi Chiba Japan


A very typical 1st winter Mongolian Gull. Note the advanced scapulars and whitish overall coloration.
 


The legs are long and pale.
 


 


The underwing pattern is whitish and barred.


Narrow tail-band.


The tertial/greater coverts tips are worn.

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