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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773 
AphiaID: 212627

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
Source  basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
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]
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]
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Asia [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (169 publications) 
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
Note 
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212627
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Larus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212627 on 2014-07-23
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