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Black-headed gull

Observed: 14th October 2011 By: hca26
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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BH gull
BH gull 1
Description:

The first photo was taken today in poor light and at a distance but you can still make out the orange legs. The second photo was taken during the breeding season and shows the gull in full breeding plumage.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Carstairs's picture

latin name

The scientific anme for Black headed Gull has changed. chroicocephalus ridibundus if you want to edit your observation.

hca26's picture

Thank you. That was the

Thank you. That was the scientific name given by iSpot so it must be out of date.

Carstairs's picture

same

Done the same thing many times with BHG