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Western Yellow-legged Gull

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Larus michahellis Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Laridae Family
58-68 cm (Wingspan 140-155 cm) Length
Coastal areas, estuaries & inland. Range follow link Habitat
Altitude
Range
2(3)4 eggs, incubation  27–31 days, fledging  35–40 days. Clutch
Fish, squid, shelfish, birds, carrion & offal. Food  
  Habits
No TSN -  - Sub-species Confusion still reigns. World Number
Least concern Status

Photo by Jose VianaJose Viana Feb 2010 © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Yellow-legged Gull call in flight
(Larus cachinnans michahellis)
Jordi Calvet XC46085
29-03-10, Spain

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AKA:- Belarusian: Чайка-рагатуха
Catalan: Gavià argentat, Gavià de potes grogues, Gavina
Catalan (Balears): Gavina
Czech: Racek stredomorský, Racek středomořský
Danish: Middelhavsmåge, Middelhavssølvmåge
German: Mittelmeermöwe
Greek: Ασημόγλαρος της Μεσογείου, Χιντιανόγλαρος
Greek (Cypriot): Χιντιανόγλαρος
English: Western Yellow-legged Gull, Yellow-legged Gull
Spanish: Gaviota Patiamarilla
Estonian: lõuna-hõbekajakas
Basque: Gavià argentat, Kaio hankahoria
Finnish: Etelänharmaalokki
French: Goéland leucophée, Goéland pontique
Galician: Gaivota patiamarela, Gavià argentat
Hungarian: Sárgalábú sirály
Italian: Gabbiano reale
Japanese: キアシセグロカモメ
Latin: Larus michahellis Larus cachinnans michahellis
Lithuanian: Geltonkojis kiras
Latvian: Vidusjūras kaija
Dutch: Geelpootmeeuw, Mediterrane Geelpootmeeuw
Norwegian: Gulbeinmåke
Polish: Mewa białogłowa, mewa romańska
Portuguese: Gaivota-de-patas-amarelas
Romansh: Muetta dal chau alv, Muetta d'argient mediterrana
Russian: Средиземноморская чайка
Slovak: čajka žltonohá
Slovenian: rumenonogi galeb
Albanian: Pulëbardha këmbëverdhë
Swedish: Medelhavstrut
Chinese: 黃腳銀鷗

Range:- Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Canada, Islas Canarias Corse, Crete, Cyprus, Czech Republic,England, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Madeira, Malta, Morocco, Newfoundland, Netherlands, Nova Scotia, Slovakia, Poland, Portugal, Quebec, Sicilia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, USA:- Maryland, North Carolina Virginia,  Wales.,

Sub-species

Larus michahellis
Larus michahellis michahellis
Larus michahellis atlantis
Larus michahellis lusitanius
Larus michahellis lusitanius
Larus michahellis michahellis

 

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