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March 10th 2001 Gyoutoku Ichikawa Chiba Japan


Vega Gulls tend to be entire winter plumage even in March.



This shows thin head-streaking without soft cloudy mottling.


This shows scarce head-streaking.


Other taxons?


A white-headed, relatively long-winged individual that might suggest some other taxon.



A white-headed individual that seems to suggest mongolicus.



A "heuglini-related" individual that can be called 'taimyrensis'



Vega Gull


Vega Gull




A white-headed individual that seems to suggest mongolicus.