WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773

212627

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212627

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 57-61 cm. Plumage: above, wings and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 57-61 cm. Plumage: above, wings and back pale grey with some white edges to wing coverts; head white, hind crown and hind neck brownish with darker streaking and dark patch around eye; breeding adult like non-breeding but with black hood, white eye crescents and white hind neck; primaries with some black in all plumages, white tipped in adults; white leading and trailing edges to spread wings. Immature similar to adult but with brownish mottling on wing coverts and black band on tail. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill massive, yellow with black band near tip, greyish pink with black tip in immature; feet and legs greenish yellow, grey in immature. Habitat: marine and fresh water beaches. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Larus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212627 on 2017-11-18

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action
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1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong Offshore Wind Farm in SoutheasternWaters. EIA report. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 57-61 cm. Plumage: above, wings and back pale grey with some white edges to wing coverts; head white, hind crown and hind neck brownish with darker streaking and dark patch around eye; breeding adult like non-breeding but with black hood, white eye crescents and white hind neck; primaries with some black in all plumages, white tipped in adults; white leading and trailing edges to spread wings. Immature similar to adult but with brownish mottling on wing coverts and black band on tail. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill massive, yellow with black band near tip, greyish pink with black tip in immature; feet and legs greenish yellow, grey in immature. Habitat: marine and fresh water beaches. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstor sorthovedet måge  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorreuzenzwartkopmeeuw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPallas's gullUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreat black-headed gull  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgoéland ichthyaète  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFischmöwe  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorオオズグロカモメ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkiras kvatoklis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΑετόγλαρος  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editororlicaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormewa orlica  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчерноголовый хохотун Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчайка-рыболовUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorморская мартышка  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorribji galeb  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgavión cabecinegro  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük karabaş martıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk karabas marti  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧорноголовий реготунUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМартин каспійський (Реготун чорноголовий)Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМартин каспійський  [details]