Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla (formerly Larus atricilla)

A rare visitor to the UK from America where it is a very familiar bird on the east coast.

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Laughing Gull, Cromer (Norfolk, UK), 7th May 2006

 

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Laughing Gulls, Dog Beach (Florida, USA), 15th April 2013

 

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Laughing Gulls, Flamingo (Florida, USA), 18th April 2013 - the 5 photos of an immatures all show the same individual

 

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Laughing Gull, Garden Key, Dry Tortugas (Florida, USA), 20th April 2013

 

Laughing Gull, Garden Key, Dry Tortugas (Florida, USA), 21st April 2013

 

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Laughing Gulls, Sanibel Causeway (Florida, USA), 16th April 2013

 

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Laughing Gull, Lake Edna (Florida, USA), 19th April 2013

 

Laughing Gull, Flamingo (Florida, USA), 18th April 2013

 

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Laughing Gulls, Bush Key, Dry Tortugas (Florida, USA), 21st April 2013