Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Laridae
    • Sternidae
  • Spanish
    • Gaviotas y golondrinas marinas
  • English
    • Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers
  • German
    • Möwen & Seeschwalben

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Recent observations

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Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus

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martingrimm

Date

February 11, 2016 11:49 AM CET

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Large Gulls Genus Larus

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martingrimm

Date

February 11, 2016 11:04 AM CET

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Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens

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terathopius

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June 19, 2015 04:26 PM HST

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Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

jaykeller

Date

February 10, 2016 01:20 PM PST

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Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

mlodinow

Date

June 1, 2014

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Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia

Observer

setibarbara

Date

January 29, 2016 09:30 AM PST

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Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

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setibarbara

Date

January 29, 2016 09:30 AM PST

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Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

setibarbara

Date

January 29, 2016 09:30 AM PST

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Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

setibarbara

Date

January 28, 2016

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Western Gull Larus occidentalis

Observer

mlodinow

Date

March 29, 2012

Description

Accepted by CO BRC

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Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla

Observer

mlodinow

Date

May 5, 2011

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Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus

Observer

mlodinow

Date

July 29, 2012

Place

barr lake (Google, OSM)

Description

accepted by CO BRC

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Description from Wikipedia

The suborder Lari is the part of the order Charadriiformes which includes the gulls, terns, skuas and skimmers, with the waders and snipes making up the rest of the order. Following recent research, the auks are now placed into the Lari too; the family Glareolidae (pratincoles and coursers) might constitute a distinct suborder. Sometimes, the buttonquails are also placed here, but the molecular data and fossil record rather suggests them be a quite basal offshoot along...

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