WoRMS taxon details

Larus atricilla Linnaeus, 1758

159074  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159074)

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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]   
Distribution North America; from Atlantic provinces to the Gulf States  
Distribution North America; from Atlantic provinces to the Gulf States [details]
WoRMS (2018). Larus atricilla Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159074 on 2018-05-23
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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]   

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 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 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 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 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]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 16 1/2" (42 cm); Wingspan: 40" (102 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; from Atlantic provinces to the Gulf States [details]

Reproduction Breeds in southern Nova Scotia and along the Atlantic Coast south to the West Indies and around the Gulf of Mexico to northern South America; also from southern California to Mexico. Winters from South Carolina and Mexico south to Brazil and Peru. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish lattermåge  [details]
Dutch lachmeeuw  [details]
English laughing gull  [details]
French mouette atricille  [details]
German Aztekenmöwe  [details]
Japanese ワライカモメ  [details]
Lithuanian karibinis kiras  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Αζτεκόγλαρος  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål lattermåke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk lattermåse  [details]
Polish mewa karaibska  [details]
Russian смеющаяся чайка  [details]
Slovenian azteški galeb  [details]
Spanish gaviota guanaguanare  [details]
Swedish sotvingad mås  [details]
Turkish gülen martı  [details]
Ukrainian мартин-реготун  [details]
Welsh gwylan chwerthinog  [details]