Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Skimmer Rynchops niger

Observer

dwest

Date

June 22, 2015 07:16 AM PDT

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What

Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

tiwane

Date

July 2, 2015 01:32 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

March 2, 2014 01:57 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

"Sean with new seagull beach hat." - @niceislife

Observation and photo by @niceislife

Photos / Sounds

What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Herring Gull Larus argentatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

July 2, 2015 01:42 PM EDT

Description

Unusual at this small pond. It was here to feast on dead carp.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

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What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

dpom

Date

December 30, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides

Observer

dpom

Date

December 30, 2013

Description

Well-documented Iceland Gull, spent a good part of the winter around this marina.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

fm5050

Date

June 6, 2015 11:22 AM EDT
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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...

No range data available.