Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Noddy Anous minutus

Observer

paloma

Date

March 3, 2015 01:03 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

finrod

Date

March 6, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White Tern Gygis alba

Observer

paloma

Date

February 25, 2015 05:43 PM PST

Description

sitting on egg

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

hagan_rs

Date

March 5, 2015

Description

Herring Gull enjoying some time mixed with the mergansers

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

bbunny

Date

March 1, 2015 11:44 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

bbunny

Date

March 2, 2015 04:58 PM PST

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What

California Gull Larus californicus

Observer

bbunny

Date

March 2, 2015 04:59 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

easpears

Date

March 4, 2015 12:03 PM EST

Description

Holliday Lake State Park, Appomattox County, VA

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

butterflies4fun

Date

March 5, 2015 11:27 AM CST

Description

Ring Billed Gull

Photos / Sounds

What

Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla

Observer

ncowey

Date

February 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

ncowey

Date

February 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus

Observer

ncowey

Date

February 23, 2015
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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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