Gray Gull Leucophaeus modestus Scientific name definitions

Fernando Medrano, Ignacio Escobar Gutiérrez, and Rodrigo Silva
Version: 2.0 — Published December 23, 2022



The authors, Fernando Medrano and Rodrigo Silva, are grateful to all the people who have shared their experiences of the Atacama with us. We have been in the Atacama desert with the people of ROC and also with dozens of friends in environmental assessments of projects. We are thankful for all the eBirders who provided useful information to contribute to the understanding of this species through the use of eBird, including uploading pictures to the Macaulay Library. Fernando Medrano also thanks the Agencia Nacional de Investigación y Desarrollo (ANID)/DoctoradoBecasChile/2019-72200117, which awarded his PhD while he was writing this account.

Recommended Citation

Medrano, F., I. Escobar Gutiérrez, and R. Silva (2022). Gray Gull (Leucophaeus modestus), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.grygul.02