Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus

Amble, Northumberland  March 2007

adult nearly in summer plumage!

Amble, Northumberland  January 2007

adult winter plumage

Holywell Pond NR, Northumberland  September 2009

first-winter bird

Brierdene, Whitley Bay, Northumberland  March 2008

second-winter bird

Amble Harbour, Northumberland  July 2015

juvenile

St. Mary's Island, Northumberland  July 2008

first-summer bird

Brierdene, Whitley Bay, Northumberland  November 2008

comparison between winter adult (middle right bird)

& winter adult Black-headed Gulls

comparison between first-winter Mediterranean (left bird)

& first-winter Black-headed Gulls

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