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Glaucous Gull

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Larus hyperboreus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
 55 to 77 cm (Wingspan1 32 to 170 cm) Length
Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools. Open ocean, Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
 2/3 eggs, incubation 27/28 days, fledging 45/48 days. Clutch
Fish, squid, carrion, insects, molluscs, starfish, scraps, eggs, birds, small mammals, seeds, berries and grain. Food  
  Habits
3208 - TSN: 176808 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Arabic: النورس
Asturian: Gavilueta Cande, Gaviota Cande
Breton: Ar gouelan-Sterenn
Catalan: Gavinot hiperbori
Czech: Racek šedý
Welsh: Gwylan laswyrdd, Gwylan y gogledd
Danish: Gråmåge
German: Eismöve, Eismöwe
English: Glaucous Gull, Point Barrow Gull
Esperanto: glacimevo
Spanish: Gavión Hiperbóreo, Gaviota Blanca, Gaviota Hiperbórea
Spanish (Mexico): Gaviota Blanca
Estonian: Jääkajakas
Basque: Gavinot hiperbori, Ipar-kaio, Kaio hegalzuri
Finnish: Isolokki
Faroese: Valmási
French: Goéland bourgmestre
Frisian: Grutte Iismiuw
Irish: Faoileán Glas
Gaelic: Faoileag Mhòr
Galician: Gaivota hiperbórea, Gavinot hiperbori, Gavota clara
Manx: Foillan glass
Hebrew: שחף לבן כנף, שחף לבן־כנף, שחף לבן-כנף
Hungarian: Jeges sirály
Icelandic: Hvítmáfur
Italian: Gabbiano glauco
Inuktitut: Naajarujussuaq, Nowyah
Japanese: shirokamome, Shiro-kamome
Japanese: シロカモメ
Kazakh: Дуанбас
Greenlandic: Naaja, Naajarujussuaq, Nowyah
Korean: 흰갈매기
Latin: Larus barrovianus, Larus glaucus, Larus hyperboreus
Lithuanian: Didysis poliarinis kiras, Poliarinis kiras
Latvian: Lielā polārkaija, Ziemeļu kaija
Mongolian: Мөсны цахлай
Maltese: Gawwija Bajda
Dutch: Grote Burgemeester
Norwegian: Borgermester, Polarmåke
Polish: mewa blada, Mewa polarna
Portuguese: gaivota hiperbórea, Gaivota-hiperbórea, Gaivotão-branco
Romansh: Muetta verda
Russian: Burgomistr, Большая полярная чайка, или Бургомистр, Бургомистр
Scots: Faoileag mhor
Slovak: Čajka bledá
Slovenian: ledni galeb
Swedish: Vittrut
Turkish: Kutup martısı, kutup martysy
Tuvinian: Соңгуу-чүктүң ак-кускуну
Ukrainian: Мартин полярний , Полярний мартин
Chinese: [bei ji ou], 北极鸥, 北極鷗
Chinese (Taiwan): [bei ji ou], 北極鷗

Range:- Breeds:- East Coast Russia, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, [USA:- Alaska.]

Wintering South as far as the United Kingdom USA rarely as deep as North Mexico

Sub-species
Larus hyperboreus
Larus hyperboreus hyperboreus
Larus hyperboreus leuceretes
Larus hyperboreus pallidissimus
 

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