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Heermann's Gull

Larus heermanni

Description:

First winter plumage

Notes:

The strikingly marked Heermann's Gull is common along the West Coast of the United States. This gray-bodied, white-headed gull breeds in Mexico and then moves north along the Pacific Coast to southern British Columbia.


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Monterey, California, USA

Lat: 36.64, Long: -121.89

Spotted on Feb 20, 2012
Submitted on Feb 23, 2012

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