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 Bonaparte's Gull (Larus philadelphia)




Bonaparte's Gull | Larus philadelphia photo
Bonaparte Gull, Near Brant Viewing Stand, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

Bonaparte's Gull | Larus philadelphia photo
Bonaparte Gull, Near Brant Viewing Stand, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

BONAPARTE'S GULL FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Laridae
Genus:Larus
Species:philadelphia
Common Name:Bonaparte's Gull


Relatives in same Genus
  Herring Gull (L. argentatus)
  Laughing Gull (L. atricilla)
  California Gull (L. californicus)
  Mew Gull (L. canus)
  Ring-billed Gull (L. delawarensis)
  Heermann's Gull (L. heermanni)
  Western Gull (L. occidentalis)
  Franklin's Gull (L. pipixcan)
  Black-headed Gull (L. ridibundus)