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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus atricilla Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 159074

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 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 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlattermåge  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlachmeeuw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlaughing gull  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormouette atricille  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAztekenmöwe  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaribinis kiras  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑζτεκόγλαρος  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlattermåke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlattermåse  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormewa karaibska  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorсмеющаяся чайка  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorazteški galeb  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaviota guanaguanare  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsotvingad mås  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgülen martı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorмартин-реготун  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwylan chwerthinog  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus atricilla atricilla Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus atricilla megalopterus Bruch, 1855
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern North America [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links 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 (782 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (50 nucleotides; 19 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: 16 1/2" (42 cm); Wingspan: 40" (102 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; from Atlantic provinces to the Gulf States [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction 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]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Larus atricilla
Larus atricilla
Larus atricilla
Larus atricilla
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159074
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Larus atricilla Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159074 on 2014-09-21
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