WoRMS taxon details

Larus Linnaeus, 1758

137043  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137043)

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

Species Larus furcatus Néboux, 1846 accepted as Creagrus furcatus (Néboux, 1842) (synonym)
Species Larus heuglini Bree, 1876 accepted as Larus fuscus heuglini Bree, 1876 (rank change)
Species Larus minutus Pallas, 1776 accepted as Hydrocoloeus minutus Pallas, 1776 (synonym)
Species Larus rosea MacGillivray, 1824 accepted as Rhodostethia rosea (MacGillivray, 1824) (synonym)
Species Larus rossii Richardson, 1825 accepted as Rhodostethia rosea (MacGillivray, 1824) (Synonym)
Species Larus sabini Sabine, 1819 accepted as Xema sabini (Sabine, 1819)
Species Larus scoresbii Traill, 1823 accepted as Leucophaeus scoresbii Traill, 1823
Species Larus tridactyla Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Rissa tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym)
marine
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Description Size: small to large. Other characters: upper mandible of bill extending slightly beyond lower and down-turned at tip; no...  
Description 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]
WoRMS (2018). Larus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137043 on 2018-04-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-13 06:47:38Z
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Martinez, Olga

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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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Description 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]
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