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Silver Gull

Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae (Stephens, JF 1826)

The silver gull is the most common gull of Australia. It has been found throughout the continent, but particularly at or near coastal areas. It is smaller than the Pacific gull, which also lives in Australia. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
   Chroicocephalus
Scientific:
  Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae


Original description

Citation:
  (Stephens, JF 1826)

Reference:
   General Zool. [Shaw] 13 pt1 p.196

Protonym:
  Larus Novae Hollandiae

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/113482#page/256/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  12BA47BF83060F62

Avibase ID:
  avibase-12BA47BF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/12BA47BF


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824039

Geographic range:

  • Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae [novaehollandiae or gunni]: S Australia and Tasmania
  • Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae forsteri: N Australia, New Caledonia and Loyalty Islands
English:
Silver Gull
Catalan:
Gavina australiana
Czech:
racek australský
Spanish:
Gaviota Plateada Australiana
Spanish (Spain):
Gaviota plateada australiana
Finnish:
hopealokki
French:
Mouette argentée
Hungarian:
ausztrál sirály
Icelandic:
Skerjamáfur
Italian:
Gabbiano argentato
Japanese (romaji):
ginkamome
Japanese:
ギンカモメ
Lithuanian:
Australinis kiras
Dutch:
Witkopmeeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Australmåse
Norwegian:
australmåke
Portuguese:
Gaivota-prateada-australiana
Serbian:
Srebrni mali galeb
Swedish:
silvermås (novaehollandiae)
Ukrainian:
Мартин австралійський
Chinese:
澳洲紅嘴鷗
Chinese (Traditional):
澳洲红嘴鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Mouette argentée ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Silver Gull (Silver) ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae novaehollandiae/forsteri) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
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eBird version 2022:
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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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:
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Silver Gull ( Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Silver Gull ( Larus novaehollandiae) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Chroicocephalus [novaehollandiae or scopulinus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Hartlaubse Meeu
Bulgarian: Австралийска чайка (ssp. novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Catalan: Gavina australiana
Czech: racek australský, Racek cervenozobý
Danish: Perlegrå Måge, Perlegrå Måge, Australsk (ssp. novaehollandiae/forsteri)
German: Silberkopfmöwe, Silberkopfmöwe (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
English: Australian Silver Gull, Red-billed Gull, Silver Gull, Silver Gull (Silver), Tarapunga
English, HBW: Silver Gull (Australian)
English (IOC): Silver Gull (Silver)
English (United States): Silver Gull (Silver)
Esperanto: Blanka mevo
Spanish: Gaviota Plateada, Gaviota Plateada (Australiana), Gaviota Plateada Australiana
Spanish (Spain): Gaviota plateada (australiana), Gaviota plateada australiana
Spanish (HBW): Silver Gull
Estonian: punanokk-kajakas
Finnish: Hopealokki
French: Mouette argentée, Mouette australienne
Hungarian: ausztrál sirály
Indonesian: Camar kepala-hitam, Camar Perak
Icelandic: Skerjamáfur, Skerjamáfur (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Italian: Gabbiano argentato, Gabbiano australiano
Japanese (romaji): ginkamome
Japanese: ギンカモメ, ギンカモメ(novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Kazakh: Австралия шағаласы
Kirghiz: Австралия чардагы
Scientific: Chroicocephala novaehollandiae, Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae, Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae novaehollandiae, Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae novaehollandiae/forsteri, Larus novaehollandiae, Larus Novae-Hollandiae
Lithuanian: Australinis kiras
Maori: tarapunga
Dutch: Witkopmeeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Australmåse
Norwegian: Australmåke, australmåke (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Polish: Mewa australijska, mewa czerwonodzioba, mewa czerwonodzioba (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Portuguese: Gaivota-prateada-australiana
Portuguese (Portugal): gaivota-australiana (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Russian: Австралийская чайка, Австралийская чайка (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Slovak: Čajka striebohlavá, čajka striebrohlavá, čajka striebrohlavá (skup.)
Serbian: Crvenokljuni galeb (australijski), Srebrni mali galeb
Swedish: Silvermås, silvermås (novaehollandiae)
Turkish: Avustralya martısı (novaehollandiae/forsteri)
Ukrainian: Мартин австралійський
Chinese: 澳洲紅嘴鷗, 澳洲红嘴鸥, 澳洲红嘴鸥(澳洲), 澳洲银鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 澳洲紅嘴鷗, 澳洲红嘴鸥, 紅嘴銀鷗, 紐澳紅嘴鷗(novaehollandiae/forsteri)

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