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Larus pipixcan   Wagler, 1831

Franklin's gull
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Classification
Aves | Ciconiiformes | Laridae
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Main reference
Lepage, D. 2007. (Ref. 7816)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 38.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8812); max. published weight: 280.00 g (Ref. 356)

Environment
Others

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean and the Arctic: Argentina, Belize, Chile, and Costa Rica. Tropical to polar.
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Short description
Culmen: 3.07 cm; tarsus: 4.23 cm; wing: 27.7 cm.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Total Length: 33 to 36 cm; Wingspan: 81 to 84 cm (Ref. 8812). Scavenging; dipping; coastal; <30 km. Breeds the prairies of North America and migrates to the Pacific Ocean coast of South America, reaching Chile and Argentina (Ref. 356).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low to moderate vulnerability (28 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown