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Ross's Gull

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Rhodostethia rosea Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
29-31 cm. (Wingspan 90- 100cm) Length
Breeds tundra. Non-breeding Sea Cliffs, rocky offshore Islands & beeches, tidepools, lagoons. Open ocean,  Range:- Breeds circumpolar inthe Arctic.USA.:- Alaska, Greenland Canada, Russia:- Siberia - European Russia,

They migrate south in winter USA, Russia, China. Vagrant to western Europe

 2-3 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Small fish, surface-dwelling marine invertebrates, plankton, crustaceans, molluscs & marine worms. Food  
3235 - TSN: 176864 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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

AKA:- Catalan: Gavina de tres dits, Gavina rosada
Valencian: Gavina de tres dits
Czech: Racek ružový, Racek růžový
Welsh: Gwylan Ross
Danish: Rosenmåge
German: Rosenmöwe
English: Ross' Gull, Ross's Gull, Wedge-tailed Gull
Spanish: Gaviota de Ross, Gaviota pata negra, Gaviota Patinegra, Gaviota Rosada
Spanish (Mexico): Gaviota pata negra, Gaviota Patinegra
Estonian: Roosakajakas
Basque: Gavina rosada
Finnish: Ruusulokki
Faroese: Brandmási
French: Mouette de Ross, Mouette rosée
Frisian: Rôze miuw
Irish: Faoileán Ross
Galician: Gavina rosada
Hebrew: שחף ורוד
Hungarian: Rózsás sirály
Icelandic: Rósamáfur
Italian: Gabbiano di Ross, Gabbiano polare di Ross
Inuktitut: Naajannguaq
Japanese: himekubiwakamome, Hime-kubiwa-kamome, Himekubiwa-kamome
Japanese: ヒメクビワカモメ
Greenlandic: Naajannguaq
Korean: 쇠목테갈매기
Latin: Hydrocoloeus rosea, Larus roseus, Rhodostethia rosea
Lithuanian: Rożinis kiras, Rožinis kiras
Mongolian: Ягаан цахлай
Dutch: Rose Meeuw, Ross' meeuw, Ross-meeuw
Norwegian: Rosenmåke
Polish: mewa rózowa, mewa różowa, Mewa siodlata, Mewa siodłata
Portuguese: Gaivota-rósea
Russian: Rozovaya Chayka, Розовая чайка, Чайка розовая
Slovak: cajka ružová, Čajka ružová
Slovenian: rožnati galeb
Swedish: Rosenmås
Turkish: pembe martı
Tuvinian: Ягаан-кызыл ак-кускун
Chinese: [Luo-shi ou], [xie-wei ou], 楔尾鸥, 罗氏鸥




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