Mediterranean gull (Larus melanocephalus)

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Mediterranean gull fact file

Mediterranean gull description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusLarus (1)

Information on the Mediterranean gull is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

French
Mouette mélanocéphale.
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Mediterranean gull status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Mediterranean gull taking off from water surface  
Mediterranean gull taking off from water surface

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