Herring gull (Larus argentatus)

Herring gull eggs hatching (Larus argentatus argenteus)
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Herring gull eggs hatching (Larus argentatus argenteus)  
Herring gull eggs hatching (Larus argentatus argenteus)

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Laura Sutherland


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Herring gull eggs hatching (Larus argentatus argenteus)
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Herring gull recordings by Robert C. Stein and Yu L. Zykova

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