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Laughing Gull (megalopterus)

Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus (Bruch, 1855)




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
   Leucophaeus
Scientific:
  Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus


Original description

Citation:
  (Bruch, 1855)

Reference:
  J.Orn. p.287

Protonym:
  Atricilla megalopterus

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/49380#page/299/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  025853FAD4F85B62

Avibase ID:
  avibase-025853FA

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/025853FA


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824811

Geographic range:

  • Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus: SE California to w Mexico; Maine to C Am.; winters to Peru
English:
Laughing Gull (megalopterus)
French:
Mouette atricille (megalopterus)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Laughing Gull (megalopterus) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Laughing Gull (North American) ( Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Larus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Leucophaeus atricilla

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Other synonyms


English: Laughing Gull, Laughing Gull (megalopterus), Laughing Gull (North American), North American Laughing Gull
French: Mouette atricille (megalopterus)
Scientific: Larus atricilla megalopterus, Leucophaeus atricilla megalopterus

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