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Category:Laridae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Laridae


Gulls, kittiwakes, terns, noddys and skimmers.


A family in the order Charadriiformes.

Family Laridae viewedit

Genus Creagrus viewedit
C. furcatus Swallow-tailed Gull

Genus Rissa viewedit
R. tridactyla Black-legged Kittiwake
R. brevirostris Red-legged Kittiwake

Genus Pagophila viewedit
P. eburnea Ivory Gull

Genus Xema viewedit
X. sabini Sabine's Gull

Genus Saundersilarus viewedit
S. saundersi Saunders's Gull

Genus Chroicocephalus viewedit
C. genei Slender-billed Gull
C. philadelphia Bonaparte's Gull
C. serranus Andean Gull
C. maculipennis Brown-hooded Gull
C. bulleri Black-billed Gull
C. novaehollandiae Silver Gull
C. cirrocephalus Gray-hooded Gull
C. hartlaubii Hartlaub's Gull
C. ridibundus Black-headed Gull
C. brunnicephalus Brown-headed Gull

Genus Hydrocoloeus viewedit
H. minutus Little Gull

Genus Rhodostethia viewedit
R. rosea Ross's Gull

Genus Leucophaeus viewedit
L. scoresbii Dolphin Gull
L. modestus Gray Gull
L. atricilla Laughing Gull
L. pipixcan Franklin's Gull
L. fuliginosus Lava Gull

Genus Ichthyaetus viewedit
I. melanocephalus Mediterranean Gull
I. relictus Relict Gull
I. leucophthalmus White-eyed Gull
I. hemprichii Sooty Gull
I. ichthyaetus Pallas's Gull
I. audouinii Audouin's Gull

Genus Larus viewedit
L. belcheri Belcher's Gull
L. atlanticus Olrog's Gull
L. crassirostris Black-tailed Gull
L. pacificus Pacific Gull
L. heermanni Heermann's Gull
L. canus Common Gull
L. brachyrhynchus Short-billed Gull
L. delawarensis Ring-billed Gull
L. occidentalis Western Gull
L. livens Yellow-footed Gull
L. californicus California Gull
L. argentatus Herring Gull
L. michahellis Yellow-legged Gull
L. cachinnans Caspian Gull
L. armenicus Armenian Gull
L. glaucoides Iceland Gull
L. fuscus Lesser Black-backed Gull
L. schistisagus Slaty-backed Gull
L. glaucescens Glaucous-winged Gull
L. hyperboreus Glaucous Gull
L. marinus Great Black-backed Gull
L. dominicanus Kelp Gull

Genus Anous viewedit
A. stolidus Brown Noddy
A. minutus Black Noddy
A. tenuirostris Lesser Noddy
A. albivitta Grey Noddy
A. ceruleus Blue Noddy

Genus Gygis viewedit
G. alba White Tern

Genus Onychoprion viewedit
O. fuscatus Sooty Tern
O. lunatus Grey-backed Tern
O. anaethetus Bridled Tern
O. aleuticus Aleutian Tern

Genus Sternula viewedit
S. albifrons Little Tern
S. antillarum Least Tern
S. superciliaris Yellow-billed Tern
S. nereis Fairy Tern
S. lorata Peruvian Tern
S. saundersi Saunders's Tern
S. balaenarum Damara Tern

Genus Phaetusa viewedit
P. simplex Large-billed Tern

Genus Gelochelidon viewedit
G. nilotica Gull-billed Tern

Genus Hydroprogne viewedit
H. caspia Caspian Tern

Genus Larosterna viewedit
L. inca Inca Tern

Genus Chlidonias viewedit
C. niger Black Tern
C. leucopterus White-winged Tern
C. hybridus Whiskered Tern
C. albostriatus Black-fronted Tern

Genus Sterna viewedit
S. dougallii Roseate Tern
S. striata White-fronted Tern
S. sumatrana Black-naped Tern
S. hirundo Common Tern
S. paradisaea Arctic Tern
S. hirundinacea South American Tern
S. vittata Antarctic Tern
S. forsteri Forster's Tern
S. trudeaui Snowy-crowned Tern
S. acuticauda Black-bellied Tern
S. aurantia River Tern
S. repressa White-cheeked Tern
S. virgata Kerguelen Tern

Genus Thalasseus viewedit
T. maximus Royal Tern
T. bergii Great Crested Tern
T. sandvicensis Sandwich Tern
T. elegans Elegant Tern
T. bengalensis Lesser Crested Tern
T. albididorsalis West African Crested Tern
T. bernsteini Chinese Crested Tern

Genus Rynchops viewedit
R. niger Black Skimmer
R. flavirostris African Skimmer
R. albicollis Indian Skimmer