Juv/1st.winter
Thayer's Gull L.thayeri
16th November 2002 Choshi Chiba Japan


Note the beautiful uniform grey-brown look. But it is not as uniform as that of  Glaucous-winged Gull. And the tertials and primaries are not as dark as Vega Gulls.



Note the short legs and "lower" overall impression.



Another individual that was found at 4 pm.