Ring-billed Gull

Larus delawarensis - Goéland à bec cerclé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Laridés

  • Genus
    :

    Larus

  • Species
    :

    delawarensis

Descriptor

Ord, 1815

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 54 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 121 à 127 cm.
  • Weight
    : 400 à 590 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) is a species of bird in the Laridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Goéland à bec cerclé,
  • Gaviota de Delaware,
  • Gaivota-de-bico-manchado / Gaivota-de-bico-riscado,
  • Ringschnabelmöwe,
  • Gyűrűscsőrű sirály,
  • Ringsnavelmeeuw,
  • Gavina americana,
  • Ringnäbbad mås,
  • Ringnebbmåke,
  • čajka obrúčkozobá,
  • racek delawarský,
  • Ringnæbbet Måge,
  • rengasnokkalokki,
  • gavina de Delaware,
  • Hringmáfur,
  • mewa delawarska,
  • gredzenknābja kaija,
  • progastokljuni galeb,
  • Кольцеклювая чайка,
  • クロワカモメ,
  • 环嘴鸥,
  • 環嘴鷗,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged), Estuaries ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Freshwater Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Water Storage Areas (over 8ha)

Geographic range

Illustration

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