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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLarus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 137043

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLaridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLarus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLaridae
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus argentatus Pontoppidan, 1763
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus armenicus Buturlin, 1934
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus atlanticus Olrog, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus atricilla Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus audouinii Payraudeau, 1826
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus belcheri Vigors, 1829
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus brunnicephalus Jerdon, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus bulleri Hutton, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus cachinnans Pallas, 1811
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus californicus Lawrence, 1854
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus canus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus cirrocephalus Vieillot, 1818
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus crassirostris Vieillot, 1818
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus delawarensis Ord, 1815
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus dominicanus Lichtenstein, 1823
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuliginosus Gould, 1841
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus genei Brème, 1839
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus glaucescens Naumann, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus glaucoides Meyer, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus hartlaubi Bruch, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus heermanni Cassin, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus hemprichii Bruch, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus hyperboreus Gunnerus, 1767
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus icthyaetus Pallas, 1773
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus leucophthalmus Temminck, 1825
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus livens Dwight, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus maculipennis Lichtenstein, 1823
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus marinus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus melanocephalus Temminck, 1820
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus michahellis J.F. Naumann, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus modestus Tschudi, 1843
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus novaehollandiae Stephens, 1826
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus occidentalis Audubon, 1839
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus pacificus Latham, 1801
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus philadelphia (Ord, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus pipixcan Wagler, 1813
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus relictus Lönnberg, 1931
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus ridibundus Linnaeus, 1766
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus saundersi (Swinhoe, 1871)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus schistisagus Stejneger, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus scopulinus Forster, 1844
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus serranus Tschudi, 1844
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus smithsonianus Coues, 1862
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus thayeri Brooks, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus vegae Palmén, 1887

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus furcatus (Néboux, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreagrus furcatus (Néboux, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus heuglini Bree, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus heuglini Bree, 1876
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus minutus Pallas, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrocoloeus minutus Pallas, 1776
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus rosea MacGillivray, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodostethia rosea (MacGillivray, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus rossii Richardson, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhodostethia rosea (MacGillivray, 1824)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus sabini Sabine, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXema sabini (Sabine, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus scoresbii Traill, 1823 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucophaeus scoresbii Traill, 1823
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus tridactyla Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissa tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small to large. Other characters: upper mandible of bill extending slightly beyond lower and down-turned at tip; no cere; oval nostrils slightly elongate and half-way down bill. Legs with lower third of tibia bare; tarsus longer than middle toe with claw; hind toe short with well developed claw; tarsus with transverse scutes in front. <389> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137043
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2006-09-13 06:47:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Larus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137043 on 2014-11-29
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