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 Laughing Gull (Larus atricilla)




Laughing Gull | Larus atricilla photo
Laughing Gull, Laguna Madre Breakwater, South Padre Island, Texas

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

Laughing Gull | Larus atricilla photo
Laughing Gull, Fulton Harbour, Fulton, Texas

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

LAUGHING GULL FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Laridae
Genus:Larus
Species:atricilla
Common Name:Laughing Gull


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