Lesser black-backed Gull

photo by Andreas Trepte

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Laridae

Subfamily

Larus

Species

fuscus

Appearance

* Pretty large bird with dark grey upperparts and white underparts
* Yellow bill and yellow legs and black tail
* Size: 51-64 cm

Habitat

Coastal areas, wetlands and also in urban areas

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe

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