Just for reference: comparison of primary patterns in adult Dutch Herring Gulls, all from different individuals, mix of male and female.
Details to look out for are:
- Presence, absence and shape of mirror on P9/P10
- Amount and shape of black mark/band on P5/P4
Images were taken during ringing activities in the IJmuiden Forteiland gull colony, the Netherlands, May – June 2018.
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