Red-billed gull ( Larus novaehollandiae )

Posted by unozig on Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:43 am

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400mm          ƒ/5.6          1/1250 sec          ISO 100

Other names: silver gull, tarāpunga, mackerel gull. The commonest gull in New Zealand it geographical range spreads to Western Australia. The bird tends to nest at the same locality from one season to the next, and offspring mostly return to their natal dense colony to breed. 

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by Ron Day on Thu Nov 07, 2019 3:49 pm
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A nice sharp capture of the gull in flight over those on the ground. I like their red bill and feet.

by Karl Egressy on Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:28 pm
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The flight pose is nice, the bird looks good and sharp.

by david fletcher on Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:02 pm
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Like the juxtaposition of the gull in flight v the preening gulls Zig
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