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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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

August 12, 2016

Tags

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Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Observer

petecorradino

Date

June 23, 2012 02:42 PM EDT

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Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Observer

petecorradino

Date

January 8, 2011 03:54 PM EST

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What

Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus

Observer

petecorradino

Date

March 25, 2010 09:53 AM EDT

Description

Skimmer

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What

Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Observer

petecorradino

Date

May 5, 2004

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Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Observer

petecorradino

Date

November 17, 2012 01:18 PM EST

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No photos or sounds

What

Herring Gull Larus argentatus

Observer

marcoc

Date

August 25, 2016 01:19 PM SAST

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Southern Black-backed Gull Larus dominicanus ssp. dominicanus

Observer

stbobservations

Date

August 25, 2016 09:31 AM NZST

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What

White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus

Observer

steveattwood

Date

August 22, 2016 02:07 PM NZST

Description

A white-winged black tern at Ashley Estuary, Canterbury, New Zealand. I was unable to work out if this was a bird transitioning into its breeding plumage, or out of it. A very uncommon visitor noted in the midst of a flock of black-fronted tern

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Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

stbobservations

Date

August 25, 2016 09:17 AM NZST

Description

Flying south along coastline

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Black-billed Gull Chroicocephalus bulleri

Observer

stbobservations

Date

August 20, 2016 11:58 AM NZST

Description

sighted in carpark

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What

Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus

Observer

nicolascatassi

Date

August 25, 2016

Place

Fresonara (Google, OSM)
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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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