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Ring-billed Gull

(Larus delawarensis)
German name(s): "Ringschnabelmöwe"
Size: 41-49 cm; wing span: 1.12-1.24 m

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Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Ring-billed Gull at Wikipedia .

Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

IMMATURE/JUVENILE

Close-up lateral portrait of a Ring-billed Gull - the worn, brownish feathers on the wings indicate that this bird is still in immature plumage; this is probably a second calendar year bird (photo courtesy of G. Pinelas)
[Fonte da Telha, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, July 2017]

Lateral view of an immature Ring-billed Gull (photo courtesy of G. Pinelas)
[Fonte da Telha, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, July 2017]

Lateral view of an immature Ring-billed Gull (photo courtesy of G. Pinelas)
[Fonte da Telha, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, July 2017]

Lateral view of an immature Ring-billed Gull (photo courtesy of G. Pinelas)
[Fonte da Telha, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, July 2017]

Immature Ring-billed Gull roosting with other young gulls (photo courtesy of G. Pinelas)
[Fonte da Telha, Costa da Caparica, Portugal, July 2017]

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