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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 137142

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus (Species)
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 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМалка черногърба чайка  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsildemåge  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine mantelmeeuw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScandinavian lesser black-backed gullUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlesser black-backed gull  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgoéland de la BalqitueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgoéland brun  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeringsmöwe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחף שחור  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzafferano  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilkinis kiras  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜελανόγλαρος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsildemåke  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsildemåke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsildemåse  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormewa żółtonoga  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescăruşul negricios  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorклуша  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordroimneach beag  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrjavi galeb  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaviota sombría  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilltrut  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarasırtlı martıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarasirtli marti  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧорнокрилий мартинUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМартин чорнокрилий  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwylan gefnddu leiaf  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus fuscus Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus graellsii Brehm, 1857
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus heuglini Bree, 1876
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus fuscus intermedius Schiôler, 1922
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [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]
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]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEurope [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (17 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (891 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (50 nucleotides; 43 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 editorDescription Length: 51-61 cm. Plumage: wings and back black; rest of plumage white; trailing edge of wing and tips of primaries white. Immature brown replaces black of adult; white parts mottled brown with less mottling on foreneck, breast and belly, wide dark band on tail. Bare parts: iris cream to white; eyering red to orange; bill yellow with red spot near tip of lower mandible, blackish to pale greyish with black tip in immature; feet and legs yellow, pinkish in immature. Habitat: coast and inland waters. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 21" (53 cm); Wingspan: 54" (137 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; regular at sites from Eastern Canada, from the Bay of Fundy south [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a superspecies with L. dominicanus & L. argentatus [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds from Iceland and the northern coast of Europe south to the British Isles and France. Winters from its Breeding range south to central Africa and western Asia. [details]
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137142
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Larus fuscus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137142 on 2014-12-20
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