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Ivory Gull

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Pagophila eburnea Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
43 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Breeds tundra. Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools. Open ocean, Range follow link Range:- Endemic to Habitat
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Range
1(2)3 eggs, incubation 24 to 26 days, fledging 28 to 35 days. Clutch
Fish, squid, molluscs, carrion, offal, rodents & small birds. Food  
Known to follow polar bears for leftovers. Habits
3234 - TSN: 176851 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

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AKA:- Catalan: Gavina d'ivori, Gavina rosada
Valencian: Gavina rosada
Czech: Racek bílý, racek snéžní, Racek snežný
Welsh: Gwylan ifori
Danish: Ismåge
German: Elfenbeinmöwe
English: Ivory Gull
Esperanto: eburmevo
Spanish: Gaviota marfil, Gaviota Marfileña
Estonian: vandelkajakas
Finnish: Jäälokki
Faroese: Ísmási
French: Goéland blanc, Goéland sénateur, Mouette blanche, Mouette ivoire, Mouvette ivoire
Frisian: Ivoarmiuw
Irish: Faoileán Eabhartha
Hebrew: שחף שנהב
Croatian: Bijeli galeb
Hungarian: Fehér sirály
Icelandic: Ísmáfur
Italian: Gabbiano d'avorio, Gabbiano eburneo, Gabiano ebureno
Inuktitut: Naajavaarsuk, Nowyaharsuk
Japanese: Zoge-kamome, zougekamome, Zouge-kamome
Japanese: ゾウゲカモメ
Greenlandic: Naajavaarsuk
Korean: 북극흰갈매기
Latin: Gavia alba, Larus eburnea, Pagophila alba, Pagophila eburnea
Lithuanian: Snieginis kiras
Mongolian: Цагаан цахлай
Dutch: Ivoormeeuw
Norwegian: Ismåke, Spitsbergmåke
Polish: mewa modrodzioba
Portuguese: Gaivota-marfim
Romansh: Muetta ivur
Russian: Belaya Chayka, Белая чайка, Чайка белая
Slovak: cajka biela, Čajka biela
Slovenian: beli galeb
Serbian: Бели галеб
Swedish: Ismås
Turkish: Ak Martı
Tuvinian: Ак ак-кускун
Chinese: [bai-ou], 白鸥

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

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