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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissa tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 137156

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 editorRissa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissa tridactyla (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRissa Stephens, 1826
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus tridactyla Linnaeus, 1758 (Synonym)
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 editorТрипръста чайка  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorride  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordrieteenmeeuw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkittiwake gullUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkittiwakeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack-legged kittiwake  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrisse tridactyleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormouette tridactyle  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDreizehenmöwe  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrita  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortripirštis kiras  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΤριδάκτυλος γλάρος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrykkje  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrykkje  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkrykkje  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormewa trójpalczasta  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescăruşul cu trei degete  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчерноногая моевкаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorобыкновенная моевка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsaidhbhéar  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortriprsti galeb  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaviota tridáctila  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortretåig mås  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarayaklı martıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkarayakli martiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaraayaklı martı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorтрипалий мартинUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМартин трипалий  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwylan goesddu  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissa tridactyla pollicaris Ridgway, 1884
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissa tridactyla tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBretagne [details]
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]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland [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 editorFaroe Islands [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrkney Islands [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAberdeen [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Coast [details]
(no group)
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 editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (18 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (963 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 (161 nucleotides; 148 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: 17" (43 cm); Wingspan: 36" (91 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-arctic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Oceania; oceans of the northern hemisphere [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in the Arctic and sub-Arctic of North America and Eurasia. In America, it Breeds on the arctic islands from Greenland to Alaska, and south to Newfoundland and the northern shores of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Winters on the Atlantic coast of New Jersey and on the Pacific to Mexico. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137156
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). Rissa tridactyla (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137156 on 2014-11-28
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