Black-headed Gull

photo by Hans Hillewaert

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Laridae

Subfamily

Chroicocephalus

Species

ridibundus

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally white plumage
* Dark red bill and legs. Blackish head (in summer)
* Sized: 37-42 cm

Habitat

Wetlands, coastal areas and urban areas

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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