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Photos taken 2 days ago.

It's awfully late for any gulls larger than ring-billed except herring at this point, but this seemed small & small billed for herring.  Lesser-black backed, female herring, or something else?

 

Thanks in advance.

 

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In the open wing shots we can see a pale patch in the inner primaries so it is definitely not a Lesser Black-backed Gull

Edited by AlexHenry

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All the plumage features suggest Herring Gull. I like Herring Gull here.

I agree in the first picture it appears rather petite (long winged, small and rounded head) but it is quite large compared to the Ring-bills and in the last photo the head shape looks more typical for Herring Gull.

 

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