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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus marinus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 137146

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus marinus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLarus Linnaeus, 1758
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГоляма черногърба чайка  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartbag  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrote mantelmeeuw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreater black-backed gullUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat black-backed gull  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgoéland marin  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMantelmöwe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחף ימי  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartbakur  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormugnaiaccio  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalnuotasis kiras  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓιγαντόγλαρος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartbak  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartbak  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartbak  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormewa siodłata  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorморская чайка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordroimneach mór  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorveliki galeb  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgavión atlántico  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavstrut  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük karasırtlı martıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk karasirtli marti  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМартин морський  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwylan gefnddu fwyaf  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Coast [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSandy Island [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFaroe Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrkney Islands [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBergen [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorway [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (13 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1413 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (81 nucleotides; 53 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 30" (76 cm); Wingspan: 65" (165 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; mainly coasts of North Atlantic, wintering to mid-Atlantic states and Great Lakes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in southern Greenland and along the coast from Labrador to New York, also rarely on the Great Lakes. Also Breeds extensively in northern Europe. Winters in North America it is found south to Florida and Bermuda, and in Europe south to the Mediterranean. Eggs are laid from late April to mid July. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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Larus marinus, Great black-backed gull
Larus marinus, Great b...
Larus marinus
Larus marinus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137146
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Larus marinus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137146 on 2014-12-26
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