WoRMS taxon details

Larus delawarensis Ord, 1815

148797  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148797)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution North America; range extends throughout the Canadian Atlantic.  
Distribution North America; range extends throughout the Canadian Atlantic. [details]
WoRMS (2018). Larus delawarensis Ord, 1815. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148797 on 2018-05-21
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basis of record 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]   

additional source Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 17 1/2" (45 cm); Wingspan: 48" (122 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; range extends throughout the Canadian Atlantic. [details]

Reproduction Breeds across southern Canada especially in southern Ontario and the Prairie Provinces, and south to northern New York, South Dakota, and California. Winters along the coast and inland on open waters south to Mexico. Eggs are laid from mid May to late June. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish ringnæbbet måge  [details]
Dutch ringsnavelmeeuw  [details]
English ring-billed gull  [details]
French goéland à bec cerclé  [details]
German ringschnabelmöwe  [details]
Lithuanian žiedasnapis kiras  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål ringnebbmåke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk ringnebbmåse  [details]
Polish mewa delawarska  [details]
Russian чайка делавэрская  [details]
Slovenian progastokljuni galeb  [details]
Spanish gaviota de Delaware  [details]
Swedish ringnäbbad mås  [details]
Turkish kuzey gümüş martı  [details]
Ukrainian Мартин делаверскийделаверский мартин  [details]
Welsh gwylan fodrwybig  [details]