Red-legged Kittiwake

Rissa brevirostris - Mouette des brumes

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Laridés

  • Genus
    :

    Rissa

  • Species
    :

    brevirostris

Descriptor

Bruch, 1853

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 38 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 340 à 450 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Mouette des brumes
adult

Red-legged Kittiwake (Rissa brevirostris) is a species of bird in the Laridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Mouette des brumes,
  • Gaviota Piquicorta,
  • Gaivota-de-pernas-vermelhas,
  • Klippenmöwe,
  • rövidujjú csüllő,
  • Roodpootdrieteenmeeuw,
  • Gabbiano zamperosse,
  • Beringmås,
  • Rødfotkrykkje,
  • čajka útesová,
  • racek krátkozobý,
  • Rødbenet Ride,
  • punajalkakajava,
  • gavineta de bec curt,
  • mewa krótkodzioba,
  • sarkankāju kaija,
  • Красноногая говорушка,
  • アカアシミツユビカモメ,
  • 红腿三趾鸥,
  • 紅腳三趾鷗,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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