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Olrog's Gull

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Larus atlanticus Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
50-56 cm. (Wingspan cm) Length
Marine intertidal, Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools. Open ocean, Range:- Argentina Breeding Endemic:- Buenos Aires, Mesopotamia, Pampas, Patagonia, Brazil, Falkland Islands Rare/Accidental, Uruguay. Habitat
2 - 3 olive-brown eggs with dark spots, incubation 30 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Mainly crabs, fish, squid, molluscs and garbage., Food  
Gregareous, monogamous. Habits
3193 - TSN: 560741 - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable Status

By Cláudio Timm June 14, 2009 © all rights reserved

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Olrog's Gull Bernabe Lopez-Lanus Albufera Mar Chiquita, provincia Buenos Aires Argentina XC45192 Calls

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AKA:- Czech: racek argentinský
Danish: Argentinamåge
German: Olrogmöwe
English: Olrog's Gull
Spanish: Gaviota Cangrejera, Gaviota de Olrog
Spanish (Argentine): Gaviota cangrejera
Spanish (Uruguay): Gaviota Cangrejera, Gaviota de Olrog
Estonian: argentiina kajakas
Finnish: rapulokki
French: Goéland d'Olrog
Italian: Gabbiano di Olrog
Japanese: アルゼンチンカモメ
Latin: Larus atlanticus, Larus belcheri atlanticus
Dutch: Olrog-meeuw, Olrogs Meeuw
Norwegian: Argentinamåke
Polish: mewa argentynska, mewa argentyńska
Portuguese: Gaivota-de-Olorg, gaivota-de-rabo-preto
Portuguese (Brazil): gaivota-de-rabo-preto
Russian: Атлантическая чайка
Slovak: cajka argentínska, čajka argentínska
Swedish: Olrogtrut
Chinese: 大西洋鸥




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