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Gull, California bird pictures


Gull, California bird picturesCALIFORNIA GULL
53. Larus californicus. 23 inches.

This is a slightly smaller Gull that the Cal. Herring Gull and the primaries are grayish instead of black. Bill yellow, with red spot near end of lower mandible; feet greenish yellow.

Nest. - Abundantly around Great Salt Lake, placing their nests generally upon the bare ground. Three or four eggs constitute a set, and they are the usual color of the Gulls'.