Black-headed Gull

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Black-headed Gull

Chroicocephalus ridibundus
  • ORDER: Charadriiformes
  • FAMILY: Laridae
Basic Description

A common gull of the Old World, Black-headed Gull is a rare, but regular visitor to eastern North America.

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Other Names
  • Gaviota Reidora (Spanish)
  • Mouette rieuse (French)
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