Lesser black-backed gulls are easily mistaken for their 'greater' counterparts. They often share nesting colonies with herring gulls, competing with them for food and nest sites.
Scientific name: Larus fuscus
The following habitats are found across the Lesser black-backed gull distribution range. Find out more about these environments, what it takes to live there and what else inhabits them.
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Additional data source: Animal Diversity Web
Year assessed: 2009
Classified by: IUCN 3.1