Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Gulls :: Slender-billed Gull
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei
Described by: Breme (1839)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Larus gelastes
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RangeS. and e. Europe, Middle East and wc. Asia;
Mediterranean basin from s. and e. Spain, s. France, Sardinia, n. Italy, Greece, n. Black Sea, n. and e. Caspian Sea, n. Kazakhstan, Aral Sea and Lake Balkhash s. to Turkey, ne. Egypt and the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman e. to Pakistan (Sind) and scattered isolated populations in nw. Africa (sw. Morocco, Mauritania, Senegambia), Kazakhstan and Afghanistan.
Winters in the Canary Is., Mediterranean basin, Black Sea, Red Sea s. to East Africa and along coasts in vicinity of breeding regions.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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