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Prob Herring Gull from San Gina II off Swanage 1

Observed: 8th April 2011 By: Shadow30Shadow30’s reputation in BirdsShadow30’s reputation in BirdsShadow30’s reputation in BirdsShadow30’s reputation in Birds
Prob Herring Gull from San Gina II off Swanage 1
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David Jardine's picture

Tubenose

Note the tubular structure of the bill and the lack of red spot on the lower mandible, which help rule out Herring Gull - it also lacks the black wingtips with white mirrors

ophrys's picture

Odd

Odd, then, that you have agreed with Herring Gull, David! ;)

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David Jardine's picture

Thanks - hit the wrong button!

Apologies - now rectified