Rosss Gull

Rosss Gull


Literature Rosss Gull
[order] Charadriiformes |

Rosss Gull determination[order] Charadriiformes | [family] Laridae | [latin] Rhodostethia rosea | [UK] Rosss Gull | [FR] Mouette de Ross | [DE] Rosenmöwe | [ES] Gaviota de Ross | [IT] Gabbiano di Ross | [NL] Ross-Meeuw

Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Leucophaeus rosea
  2. Rhodostethia rosea EU, NA n coasts


A Second Breeding Site for Ross’s Gull (Rhodostethia rosea) in Nunavut, Canada
Author(s): Arnaud Béchet, Jean-Louis Martin, Peter Meister and Corinne Rabouam
Abstract: Only 15 cases of breeding of Ross’s gull Rhodostethia rosea are known outside of Siberia. While numerous birds
are regularly seen in the fall at Point Barrow, Alaska, until now only one breeding locality has been known for Nunavut, Canada.
We found..[more]..
Source: ARCTIC VOL. 53, NO. 3 (SEPTEMBER 2000) P. 234- 236
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  2. Larus audouinii
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  2. Larus ridibundus
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  2. Rissa tridactyla
  1. Franklins Gull
  2. Larus pipixcan
  1. Great Black-Backed Gull
  2. Larus marinus
  1. Grey-headed Gull
  2. Larus cirrocephalus
  1. Herring Gull
  2. Larus argentatus
  1. Ivory Gull
  2. Pagophila eburnea
  1. Laughing Gull
  2. Larus atricilla
  1. Lesser Black-backed Gull
  2. Larus fuscus
  1. Little Gull
  2. Larus minutus
  1. Mediterranean Gull
  2. Larus melanocephalus
  1. Ring-billed Gull
  2. Larus delawarensis
  1. Rosss Gull
  2. Rhodostethia rosea
  1. Yellow-Legged Gull
  2. Larus cachinnans
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