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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

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

May 10, 2016

Place

Sandy Hook (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus

Observer

venegas

Date

May 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus

Observer

venegas

Date

May 27, 2016

Description

Charrán Embridado Anidando

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

April 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

April 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

April 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 27, 2016

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Herring Gull Larus argentatus

Observer

cholzapfel

Date

March 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bonaparte's Gull Chroicocephalus philadelphia

Observer

amstrong1

Date

May 27, 2016

Description

UVM field ornithology class, 0753-1000.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

amstrong1

Date

May 27, 2016

Description

UVM field ornithology class; 0753-1000.

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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.
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