Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Gulls :: Slaty-backed Gull
Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus
Described by: Stejneger (1884)
Alternate common name(s): Pacific Gull, Kamchatka Gull
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangePacific coast of ne. Asia;
Ne. Siberia from Koryakland, Cape Navarin and Kamchatka s. to Vladivostok, Shantar Is., Sakhalin Is. and Kuril Is. and n. Japan (Hokkaido, ne. Honshu).
Winters in e. China, Taiwan, Japan and Alaska(?).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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