Slender-billed Gull

Chroicocephalus genei - Goéland railleur

Goéland railleur
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Laridés

  • Genus
    :

    Chroicocephalus

  • Species
    :

    genei

Descriptor

Brème, 1839

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 44 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 102 à 110 cm.
  • Weight
    : 250 à 350 g
Longevity

23 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Slender-billed Gull (Chroicocephalus genei) is a species of bird in the Laridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Goéland railleur,
  • Gaviota Picofina,
  • Gaivota-de-bico-fino,
  • Dünnschnabelmöwe,
  • Vékonycsőrű sirály,
  • Dunbekmeeuw,
  • Gabbiano roseo,
  • Långnäbbad mås,
  • Smalnebbmåke,
  • čajka tenkozobá,
  • racek tenkozobý,
  • Tyndnæbbet Måge,
  • kaitanokkalokki,
  • Dunbekmeeu,
  • gavina capblanca,
  • Bleikmáfur,
  • mewa cienkodzioba,
  • tievknābja kaija,
  • zalivski galeb,
  • Морской голубок,
  • ハシボソカモメ,
  • 细嘴鸥,
  • นกนางนวลปากเรียว,
  • 細嘴鷗,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands, Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha), Permanent Freshwater Marshes/Pools (under 8ha), Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Lakes, Permanent Saline, Brackish or Alkaline Marshes/Pools ; Marine Neritic : Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged), Estuaries ; Marine Intertidal : Rocky Shoreline, Sandy Shoreline and/or Beaches, Sand Bars, Spits, Etc, Shingle and/or Pebble Shoreline and/or Beaches, Tidepools ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands, Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Salt Exploitation Sites

Geographic range

Sources of information

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