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    • Laridae
    • Alcidae
    • Sternidae
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    • Gaviotas y golondrinas marinas
  • English
    • Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers

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Recent observations

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

bheitzman

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

caique_bueno

Date

October 25, 2014 06:30 AM EST

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No photos or sounds

What

Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 25, 2014 07:51 AM EST

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No photos or sounds

What

Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae

Observer

mtynan

Date

October 25, 2014 07:11 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

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Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

October 24, 2014 12:14 PM NCT

Description

Waiting for the train.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

susanelliott

Date

October 24, 2014

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What

Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

October 19, 2014 12:14 PM CEST

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No photos or sounds

What

Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae

Observer

robertps

Date

October 24, 2014 05:17 PM EST

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No photos or sounds

What

Pacific Gull Larus pacificus

Observer

dussumieri

Date

October 24, 2014 04:30 PM EST

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What

Ring-billed gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

January 15, 2013 12:54 PM PST

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What

White Fronted Tern Sterna striata

Observer

johnb-nz

Date

April 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-billed gull (Larus bulleri) Chroicocephalus bulleri

Observer

majo00

Date

February 6, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

While on a walk saw this gull. What type is it?

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Description from Wikipedia

Gulls or seagulls are seabirds of the family Laridae in the sub-order Lari. They are most closely related to the terns (family Sternidae) and only distantly related to auks, skimmers, and more distantly to the waders. Until the twenty-first century most gulls were placed in the genus Larus, but this arrangement is now known to be polyphyletic, leading to the resurrection of several genera. An older name for gulls is mew, cognate with German "Möwe", Dutch...

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