Larus argentatus


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Synonyms for Larus argentatus

large gull of the northern hemisphere

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Surface ultrastructure of Cardiocephalus longicollis (Digenea: Strigidae) from herring gulls, Larus argentatus, and its associated pathological lesion.
Keywords: Cadmium, Liver, Gizzard, Kidney, Larus argentatus, histopathology.
Contribution a l'etude de la biologie de la reproduction et de l'ecologie du Goeland argente a pieds jaunes (Larus argentatus michahellis) en Camargue.
Recensement et distribution des nids dans une colonie plurispACopyrightcifique de GoACopyrightlands (Larus argentatus, Larus fuscus, Larus marinus).
However, studies on fish-eating birds such as the herring gull (Larus argentatus) from the Great Lakes in North America have provided strong evidence that hypothyroidism in this species was due not to iodine deficiency but to exposure to halogenated organic contaminants, although the disruptive mechanisms suggested were speculative (Fox 1993; McNabb and Fox 2003; Moccia et al.
Of those identified to species, 15 were ring-billed gulls (Larus delawarensis) and 10 were herring gulls (Larus argentatus, Appendix 1).
This study was carried our in 1996 at South Walney Nature Reserve, Walney Island, northwest England, UK, which supports a large, mixed colony of [sim]24 000 pairs of Lesser Black-backed Gulls Larus fuscus and 8000 pairs of Herring Gulls Larus argentatus. We confined our work to pairs nesting close to the center of the colony, in an area containing [sim]1000 pairs of Lesser Black-backed Gulls.
The four are: - Larus argentatus (Herring Gull), - Larus ridibundus (Black-headed Gull), - Larus cachinnans (Yellow-legged Gull), - Phalocrocorax carbo sinensis (Cormorant, continental sub-species).
Many islands that traditionally were used as nesting sites by roseate terns have been taken over by herring gulls (Larus argentatus) and great black-backed gulls (L.
Studies on a colony of colour-ringed herring gulls Larus argentatus II.
The herring gull, or Larus argentatus, is the bird most commonly referred to by the catchall term "seagull." Its distinctive "kek kek kek" can be heard near saltwater and freshwater shores from the Arctic to the tropics.
Schwalbach (1959) first described Caryospora undata from the herring gull, Larus argentatus (Charadriiformes).
Morphological and genetic patterns of hybridization of Herring Gulls (Larus argentatus) and Glaucous Gulls (L.
Morris (1987) found that successful Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) pairs coordinated the timing of foraging and brood care better than unsuccessful pairs.
Bartonella species detected in birds * Bird common name Bird species House sparrow Passer domesticus Boat-tailed grackle Quiscalus major Mourning dove Zenaida macroura Herring gulil ([dagger]) Larus argentatus House finch Carpodacus mexicanus Blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Song sparrow Melospiza melodia Northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos European starling Sturnus vulgaris Red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Common loon ([dagger]) Gavia immer Red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Brown pelican ([dagger]) Pelicanus occidentalis Collared dove Streptopelia decaocto No.