Juvenile Northern Gannet


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Characteristics
Colouring Piebald body, yellow head, black tail
Voice Regular, ryhtmic chorus
Feeds on Fish (eg mackerel and pollack)
Flight Powerful flight with steady beat
Nesting Rock
Social Flocks
Juvenile Northern Gannet
Juvenile Northern Gannet
Also Known As ..
Gannet
Page Last Updated 4/24/2018 11:38:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Localised
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Sulidae
Species Morus bassanus
Category Gannets
StdName Northern Gannet
Vital Statistics
Length 85 to 89 cms
Weight 2800 to 3200 gms
Wingspan 165 to 180 cms
Lifespan 16 to 20 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Wide
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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