Gulls 1

Of the 54 gull species on the IOC world list, 24 are Larus gulls, 12 are Chroicocephalus, 5 Leucophaeus, 6 Ichthyaetus; the remaining 7 are single or dual species genera. The latter’s names are not always what they make out to be. Pagophila eburnea = sea-ice loving ivory-coloured bird (Ivory Gull) Generally, this gull is … Read more Gulls 1