Gulls

species: 
Caspian Gull
scientific name: 
Larus cachinnans
EURING code: 
05927
notes: 

Yellow ring with a black five alpha-numeric code, starting letter 'H'.

note 1 : examples are HX234, HV456, HE123, but even 2014 : HEC33, HE2VV, HE44X

note 2 : rings are to be read from bottom to top, most rings have a “checkpoint”.

note 3 : birds are ringed at Schleswig- Holstein.

note 4 : some rings are used at Lesser-Back-Blacked Gulls, see this species. 

note 5 : Codes with HC (like HC234, HCC25) are used 2013 and 2014 at Minsk / Belarus and Ukraine. Handling of sight-records is same mailadress !

note 6 :

 

Images: 
email sighting submit: 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Dr. Sönke Martens, Carl Gördelerweg 16, D-25524 Itzehoe, Germany.
colour-ring type: 
Legring : one, coded.
colour-ring colour: 
Yellow [Y]
colour-ring code: 
Five alpha-numeric code (5 letters/numbers).
countries where ringed: 
Germany.
First letter/number: 
H