Common Gull, Larus canus, in flight over Brent Reservoir, Brent, London, United Kingdom

- Image ID: PY5979
Dominic Robinson / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: PY5979
The common gull (Larus canus) is a medium-sized gull that breeds in northern Asia, northern Europe, and northwestern North America. The North American subspecies is commonly referred to as the mew gull, although that name is also used by some authorities for the whole species.
Location: Brent Reservoir, Brent, London, United Kingdom