- Plegadis falcinellus
- Egrets & Other Waders
The Glaucous Gull is a very large species of gull that lives across the Northern Hemisphere. It breeds in the high Arctic and northern Atlantic coasts of Europe, and typically spends the winter in northern coastal locations in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Glaucous Gulls nest on cliffs or on the ground in coastal locations. It may breed by marine or freshwater bodies. They are pale birds that take four years to reach their adult plumage.
|Hatched||Added to Birdorable on: 02 December 2014|
|Scientific Name||Larus hyperboreus|
|Birdorable Family||Terns & Gulls|
(as of 25 November 2016)
58.7 to 71.7 inches
44.1 to 95.2 ounces