25 - 30 cms.
61 - 78 cms.
Picks food from the water in flight and will catch insects.
It is pale grey in breeding plumage with a black hood,
dark underwings and often a pinkish flush on the breast.
In winter, the head goes white apart from a darker cap
and eye-spot. The bill is thin and black and the legs dark red.
Notes on Gull identification
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