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Little Gull - Hydrocoloeus minutus

Accidental Species

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNA

Agency Status
USFWS: MBTA
USFS:
BLM:
PIF:


 

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General Description
The Little Gull has a breeding range restricted to the eastern Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River basin, southern Minnesota, Hudson Bay, and James Bay (Ewins and Weseloh 1999). In Montana, this species has a single record over the past decade.

For a comprehensive review of the conservation status, habitat use, and ecology of this and other Montana bird species, please see Marks et al. 2016, Birds of Montana.

Species Range
Accidental

Western Hemisphere Range

 


Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 4

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Relative Density

Recency

Breeding
(direct evidence "B")


Breeding
(indirect evidence "b")


No evidence of Breeding
(transient "t")


Overwintering
(regular observations "W")


Overwintering
(at least one obs. "w")



 

(Observations spanning multiple months or years are excluded from time charts)



References
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Citation for data on this website:
Little Gull — Hydrocoloeus minutus.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from