Laughing Gull (Larus atricilla)
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Title: Laughing Gull
Alternative Title: Larus atricilla
Creator: Karney, Lee
Source: WO-Lee Karney-3825
Publisher: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributor: DIVISION OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Language: EN - ENGLISH
Rights: (public domain)
Subject: Birds, Seagulls, Seabirds
Table Of Contents: Three-year gull. Adult in breeding plumage has black hood, white underparts, slate gray wings with black outer primaries. The attractively hooded laughing gull breeds in salt marshes from Maine to the Caribbean.
Available: April 05 2004
Issued: March 26 2004
Modified: April 05 2004