Franklin's Gull

Leucophaeus pipixcan

ML158742981


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Kyle Wilmarth
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Odiorne Point SP, Rye
Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 43.0456, -70.7144 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Media notes

Observation details

Second-year bird going through its first pre-alternate molt — note the first 6 primaries are new adult feathers and p7-p10 are retained juvenile feathers yet to molt. Also note the secondaries are mostly retained juvenile feathers, as well as the primary coverts, not seen in winter plumage adults. Franklin's Gull

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM
f-stop
f/7.1
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/1250 sec
ISO
640
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
1,493KB
Dimensions
1764 x 1411

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