Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Gulls :: Brown-headed Gull

Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus

Described by: Jerdon (1840)
Alternate common name(s): Indian Black-headed Gull
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kyrgyzstan - 2001 © Dave Behrens  India - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Bird Island, Qinghai Lake, Qinghai Province, China - Jun 18, 2004 © Don Roberson 
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Sc. Asia;
Turkestan in the Pamir Mountains (Lake Kara-Kul), w. China (w. Xinjiang e. to se. Gansu) s. to Tibet and nw. India (Lake Ladakh in Kashmir).
Winters in e. Arabia, India, Sri Lanka and Indochina.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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