WoRMS taxon details

Larus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773

212627  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212627)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Not documented
Description Length: 57-61 cm. Plumage: above, wings and back pale grey with some white edges to wing coverts; head white, hind crown...  
Description 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]
WoRMS (2019). Larus ichthyaetus Pallas, 1773. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212627 on 2019-09-20
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1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong Offshore Wind Farm in SoutheasternWaters. EIA report. [details]   

basis of record Urban, E. K.; Fry, C. H.; Keith, S. (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. <em>Academic Press, London.</em>  [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description 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 stor sorthovedet måge  [details]
Dutch reuzenzwartkopmeeuw  [details]
English Pallas's gullgreat black-headed gull  [details]
French goéland ichthyaète  [details]
German Fischmöwe  [details]
Japanese オオズグロカモメ  [details]
Lithuanian kiras kvatoklis  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Αετόγλαρος  [details]
Polish orlicamewa orlica  [details]
Russian черноголовый хохотун чайка-рыболовморская мартышка  [details]
Slovenian ribji galeb  [details]
Spanish gavión cabecinegro  [details]
Turkish büyük karabaş martıbuyuk karabas marti  [details]
Ukrainian Чорноголовий реготунМартин каспійський (Реготун чорноголовий)Мартин каспійський  [details]