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Mew Gull
Larus canus Linnaeus, 1758
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
  Larus

Scientific:
  Larus canus

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.136

Protonym:
  Larus canus

Avibase ID:
  00DA9D9151189271

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/00DA9D91

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176832

Geographic range:

  • Larus canus canus: Iceland and British Isles to White Sea; winters to N Africa
  • Larus canus heinei: W Russia to Siberia; winters to Black Sea and Caspian Sea
  • Larus canus kamtschatschensis: NE Siberia; winters SE Asia
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Mew Gull
Czech:
  racek bouřní
German:
  Sturmmöwe
Danish:
  Stormmåge
Spanish:
  Gaviota cana
Finnish:
  kalalokki
French:
  Goéland cendré
Icelandic:
  Stormmáfur
Italian:
  Gavina eurasiatica
Japanese:
  kamome
Japanese:
  カモメ
Dutch:
  Stormmeeuw
Norwegian:
  Fiskemåke
Polish:
  mewa pospolita
Portuguese:
  Gaivota-parda
Russian:
  Сизая чайка
Slovak:
  čajka sivá
Swedish:
  Fiskmås
Chinese:
  海鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Mew Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Common Gull ( Larus canus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Larus [canus or brachyrhynchus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Arabic: النورس الشائع, النورس الشائع جنة, النورس العادي
Asturian: Gavilueta Cana, Gaviota del Nordés
Azerbaijani: Boz qağayı
Belarusian: Чайка шызая, Шызая чайка
Bulgarian: Чайка буревестница
Breton: Ar gouelan louet, gouelan louet
Catalan: Gavina cendrosa, Gavinot hiperbori
Catalan (Balears): Gavina cendrosa
Valencian: Gavinot hiperbori
Czech: Racek bourní, racek bouřní, Racek bourní severoevropský
Welsh: Gwylan y Gweunydd, y gweunydd
Danish: Stormmåge
German: Sturmmöve, Sturmmöwe, Sturmmöwe-canus
Greek: Θυελλόγλαρος
Greek (Cypriot): Θυελλόγλαρος
English: Common Gull, Mew gull, Mew Gull (European), North-west European Mew Gull
Esperanto: griza mevo
Spanish: Gaviota Blanca, Gaviota Cana
Spanish (Mexico): Gaviota Blanca
Estonian: kalakajakas
Basque: Gavina cendrosa, Kaio mokohori, Kaio mokohoria
Persian: کاکایی نوک‌سبز
Finnish: Kalalokki
Faroese: Gneggjus, skatumási
French: Goéland cendré
Frisian: ûnwaarsfûgel
Irish: Faoileán Bán
Gaelic: Faoileag, Faoileann
Galician: Gaivota cana, Gavina cendrosa
Manx: Foillan bane, Foillan Vane
Hebrew: שחף אפרורי
Croatian: Burni Galeb, Burni galeb)/p>, olujni galeb
Hungarian: Viharsirály
Armenian: [Tkhakapuyt Voror ], Թխակապույտ Որոր
Icelandic: Stormmáfur
Italian: gavina, Gavina eurasiatica
Japanese: kamome
Japanese: カモメ
Japanese (Kanji):
Georgian: ვეჟანი თოლია
Khakas: Ах хайлах
Kazakh: Кєк шағала
Kazakh (Transliteration): kök şağala
Korean: 갈매기
Korean (Transliteration): galmaegi
Cornish: Gwylan gemyn
Latin: Larus canus, Larus canus canus
Luxembourgish: Stuermméiw
Lithuanian: Aliaskinis kiras, Paprastasis kiras
Latvian: kajaks, Vētras kaija
Macedonian: siv galeb, Сив (Обичен) галеб, сив галеб
Mongolian: Үүлэн цахлай
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠡᠭᠦᠯᠡᠨ ᠴᠠᠬᠣᠯᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠴᠠᠬᠣᠯᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Цахлай
Mongolian (Transliteration): tsakhlai, üüleŋ tsakhlai
Malay: Burung Camar Balai
Maltese: gawwija sekonda
Dutch: Stormmeeuw
Norwegian: fiskemåke, Småmåke
Polish: Mewa delawarska, mewa pospolita, mewa siwa
Pinyin: bái-tóu ōu, hǎi ōu
Portuguese: Alcatraz-pardo, gaivota parda, Gaivota-parda
Portuguese (Brazil): Gaivota-parda [portugais]
Romansh: muetta da tschendra
Romanian: Pescăruş, Pescăruş sur
Russian: Сизая чайка, Чайка сизая
Sardinian: Cau marinu, gavina, laru, u-cau marinu
Scots: Faoileag
Sindhi: ٽبٽبيي و ٻً جِٕ
Northern Sami: Báiski, larus canus
Slovak: čajka sivá
Slovenian: sivi galeb
Albanian: Pulëbardha e përhimë, pulëbardha ngjyrë hiri
Serbian: sivi galeb, сиви галеб
Swedish: Fiskmås
Thai: นกนางนวลปากเหลือง
Thai (Transliteration): nók naaŋ-nuan pàak-lĕuaŋ
Turkish: Dalgıç, Küçük gümüş martı, küçük gümüş marty, Көк шағала
Tuvinian: Көгүлдүр ак-кускун
Ukrainian: Мартин сивий , Сивий мартин, Сизий мартин
Vietnamese: Chim Mòng bể đầu trắng, Chim mòng bể Viễn Đông, Mòng bể đầu trắng
Chinese: [bai-tou ou], [hai ou], 海 鸥, 海鷗, 海鸥, 白头鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 海鷗, 白頭鷗
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 海鷗
Chinese (Taiwan): [hai ou], 海鷗, 海鸥

 

         

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