Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Brown-hooded Gull

Home          Order

larmac16488.jpg (55905 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Chroicocephalus maculipennis Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools. Open ocean, Range follow link Range:- Endemic to Habitat
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Fish, squid, molluscs, carrion, Food  
3222 - TSN: 176857 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

Photo by Arthur Grosset © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

If you have sound recording of the Laridae please send it to xeno-canto. 

Video by  © all rights reserved

view photos Photo May 4, 2007 by pablo_caceres_c © all rights reserved

This page  only
Be notified of
page updates

it's private

powered by

AKA:- Czech: Racek patagonský
Danish: Argentinsk Hættemåge
German: Patagonienmöwe
English: Brown hooded Gull, Brown-hooded Gull, Patagonian Black-headed Gull
Spanish: Gaviota Cahuil, Gaviota cáhuil, Gaviota capucho café, Gaviota Capuchón Café
Spanish (Argentine): Gaviota capucho café
Spanish (Chile): Gaviota cáhuil
Spanish (Paraguay): Gaviota capucho café
Spanish (Uruguay): Gaviota capucho café, Gaviota Capuchón Café
Estonian: pampakajakas
Finnish: Eteläamerikanlokki
French: Mouette de Patagonie
Guarani: Ojaja
Italian: Gabbiano capobruno, Gabbiano monaco
Japanese: minamiyurikamome
Japanese: ミナミユリカモメ
Latin: Chroicocephala maculipennis, Chroicocephalus maculipennis, Larus maculipennis
Dutch: Patagonische Kokmeeuw
Norwegian: Sørhettemåke
Polish: mewa patagonska, mewa patagońska
Portuguese: gaivota, Gaivota maria velha, gaivota-maria-velha, Gaivota-marinha-velha, maria-velha
Portuguese (Brazil): gaivota, Gaivota-maria-velha, gaivota-marinha-velha, maria-velha
Russian: Патагонская чайка
Slovak: Čajka čiapočkata, cajka hnedokuklá, čajka hnedokuklá
Swedish: Sydamerikansk skrattmås
Chinese: 褐头鸥




Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds © all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)


01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300



Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites


01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000


Credits Some of the maps, data, are from               Data from Avibase