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American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus
 
 
This individual has distinctive black tertial spots ('inkspots') typically found only in a small percentage of American Herring Gulls L. smithsonianus occurring in NE America (Killian Mullarney in litt.) and absent in European Herring Gulls.
So far the gull in Scheveningen represents the 1st of 5 records of this species for The Netherlands.
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L.smithsonianus 03022004c Scheveningen.jpg

L.smithsonianus 03022004c Scheveningen, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm




American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 3nd winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 2nd winter 22012012 7722 Brouwersadam, nl c N.D.v.S.

American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 2nd winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 2nd winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 2nd winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

 Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm


American Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 1st winter 22012012

Brouwersdam, The Netherlands c Norman Deans van Swelm




 

 

 

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