American Herring Gull
(Larus smithsonianus)
Photographed in Acadia National Park, Maine, by Jim Rosso
Both the common and the scientific name have been changed to reflect new taxonomy. For the immature plumage of the Herring Gull go to Herring 2.

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Other members of the genus Larus:
Glaucous-winged Gull
California Gull
Mew Gull
Western Gull
Laughing Gull
Ring-billed Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Heermann's Gull
Yellow-footed Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Franklin's Gull
herring gull