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Larus smithsonianus
Larus smithsonianus
American Herring Gull
Photographer: Tom Greer

ID: 0000 0000 1104 0466 (2004-11-16)

Copyright © 2004 Tom Greer

  • date of photo  Nov 18, 2004
  • location   American River, Fair Oaks (Sacramento County, California, US)
  • camera   Canon 10d
  • contributor's ID #  4209
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   American Herring Gull (HBW )
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    1. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Jul 21, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Larus californicus" to "Larus argentatus smithsonianus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Long bill with no black subterminal band, and pale gray mantle, indicate L. argentatus smithsonianus, not L. californicus."

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