Gull, Baltic


Name: Gull, Baltic

Scientific name: Larus fuscus fuscus

Type: Gull

Color: Black,Grey,White

Habitat: Coast,Ocean,Water

Size: 53cm

Conservation status:

Winter Visitor


The smallest in size of the Gull group with long very dark black wings and mantle. Legs are bright yellow with a small white mirror spot on wingtip when flying. Distinguished from other gulls by dark brown tertials, white tail and rump, tail base with spotted or barred black and white beard. Lives in coastal habitats and sometimes in inland waters.