3rd gen scaps

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Picture ID: 905
Upload: 28.03.2011
Photo date: 31 December 2009
Location: tineretului park, bucharest
Photographer © cristian mihai
Gallery: michahellis 1cy
Species: larus michahellis

4 different birds.
upper: a bold patterned bird with few replaced coverts (inner LC, MC, GC) and a more advanced bird shown in the second pic too: narrower anchor marks with some 3rd generation scapulars in between (the plain grey-brown ones), most MC, inner GC and upper TT replaced.
another advanced bird in pics 3 and 4 with very worn coverts, together with adult michs and a 1cy cach in lowermost pic. background left a bird shown in the following pic (with aberrant bill).

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