Common Gull
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Taken at Aberlady on 14th January 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 


Winter Plumage
Taken at
Strathclyde Park on 11th January 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Winter Plumage
Taken at Linlithgow
on 26th January 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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 Winter Plumage
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 28th December 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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1st Cycle
Taken at Stevenston on 13th May 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Common Gull.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Bucephala clangula.
Anseriformes.
Anatidae.


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Length:

Usually on the ground and in a colony.
Seaweed and other plant material.
As well as scavenging on carrion, Common
Gulls feed on worms, insects, molluscs and fish.

The plumage of the Common Gull varies greatly and
depends on age and the time of year.
Notes on Gull Identification
38-44 cm.


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