Genus: Larus (gulls)

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

Larus cirrocephalus (Grey-headed gull) 

Larus dominicanus (Kelp gull)  

Larus fuscus (Lesser black-backed gull) 

Larus genei (Slender-billed gull) 

Larus hartlaubii (Hartlaub's gull) 

Larus heuglini (Heuglin's gull) 

Larus pipixcan (Franklin's gull) 

Larus ridibundus (Common black-headed gull, Black-headed gull) 

Larus sabini (Sabine's gull)

 
 

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