Red-legged Kittiwake

Rissa brevirostris

Order

CHARADRIIFORMES

Family

Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)

Code 4

RLKI

Code 6

RISBRE

ITIS

HEAD

Red-legged Kittiwake Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: All-purpose
  • Eye Color: Dark brown.
  • Head pattern: Plain
  • Crown Color: White
  • Forehead Color: White
  • Nape Color: White
  • Throat Color: White
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

Red-legged Kittiwake Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 38 cm (15 in)
  • Weight: 400 g (14.1 oz)
  • Size: Medium (9 - 16 in)
  • Color Primary: White, Gray
  • Underparts: White
  • Upperparts: Gray
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

Red-legged Kittiwake Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Strong direct flight.
  • Wingspan Range: 81-86 cm (32-34 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Squared Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid White
  • Upper Tail: White
  • Under Tail: White
  • Leg Color: Red
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