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Ring-billed Gull

Larus delawarensis

Description:

Adults are 49 cm (19 in) length and with a 124 cm (49 in) wingspan. The head, neck and underparts are white; the relatively short bill is yellow with a dark ring; the back and wings are silver gray; and the legs are yellow. The eyes are yellow with red rims. This gull takes three years to reach its breeding plumage; its appearance changes with each fall moult.

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3 Comments

marirs
marirs 8 years ago

Actually, it is ring billed gull. Thanks

marirs
marirs 8 years ago

It is a gull, let me pull up your suggestion and check. Thanks

jamiewgoodspeed
jamiewgoodspeed 8 years ago

looks a bit like a ring billed gull but I'm not familiar at all with birds that far away from florida.

marirs
Spotted by
marirs

Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Sep 13, 2009
Submitted on Mar 23, 2014

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