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Hartlaub's Gull, Walvis Bay Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Chroicocephalus hartlaubii Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
36-38 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Rocky offshore Islands & beeches, estuaries, urban areas. Range:- Namibia, South Africa:- Kwazulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Western Cape Habitat
1-3 eggs, incubation by both parents. 24-26 days, fledging 38-42 days. Clutch
Fish, squid, molluscs, carrion, scraps. Food  
Breeds in large colonies, Robben Island. Habits
3218 - TSN: 560742 World Number
Least concern Status

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Hartlaub's Gull Alan Collett Blaauberg South Africa XC75083 call

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Hartlaubse Meeu
Czech: racek kapskż
Danish: NamibmŚge
German: HartlaubmŲwe, HartlaubsmŲwe
English: Hartlaub's Gull, King Gull
Spanish: Gaviota de Hartlaub, Gaviota Plateada Surafricana
Estonian: kapimaa kajakas
Finnish: Namibianlokki
French: Goťland de Hartlaub, Mouette de Hartlaub
Italian: Gabbiano di Hartlaub
Japanese: ginkamome
Japanese: ギンカモメ
Latin: Chroicocephala hartlaubii, Chroicocephalus hartlaubii, Larus hartlaubi, Larus hartlaubii, Larus novaehollandiae hartlaubii
Dutch: Hartlaubs Meeuw
Norwegian: NamibmŚke
Polish: mewa przyladkowa, mewa przylądkowa
Portuguese: Gaivota de Hartlaub
Russian: Чайка Хартлауба
Slovak: cajka krŠlovskŠ, čajka krŠľovskŠ
Swedish: KapmŚs
Chinese: 哈氏鸥
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