Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Gulls :: Mediterranean Gull
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus
Described by: Temminck (1820)
Alternate common name(s): Mediterranean Black-headed Gull
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEurope and ex. w. Asia;
S. British Isles, s. North Sea and s. Scandinavia s. to the Mediterranean in s. France, Italy, Greece, Menderes Delta, Turkey, n. Black Sea (Sea of Azov region) and sw. former USSR to Caspian Sea (Azerbaijan and Baku Archipelago).
Winters in the Mediterranean Basin (s. Europe and n. Africa) and the Black Sea.
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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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