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Red-legged Kittiwake

Rissa brevirostris (Bruch, CF 1855)

The red-legged kittiwake is a seabird species in the gull family Laridae. It breeds in the Pribilof Islands, Bogoslof Island and Buldir Island in the Bering Sea off the coast of Alaska, and the Commander Islands, Russia and spends the winter at sea, sometimes coming in land to feed off bird tables in Great Ayton. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
   Rissa
Scientific:
  Rissa brevirostris


Original description

Citation:
  (Bruch, CF 1855)

Reference:
   J. f. Orn. 1 no.2 p.103

Imprint year:
  1853

Protonym:
  Larus (Rissa) brevirostris

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13866897


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  58B576ED088D10F9

Avibase ID:
  avibase-58B576ED

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/58B576ED


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176845


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Rissa brevirostris: Komandorskiye, Aleutian and Pribilof islands; winters n Pacific
English:
Red-legged Kittiwake
Catalan:
Gavineta de bec curt
Czech:
racek krátkozobý
Danish:
Rødbenet Ride
German:
Klippenmöwe
Spanish:
Gaviota Piquicorta
Spanish (Spain):
Gaviota Piquicorta
Finnish:
punajalkakajava
French:
Mouette des brumes
Croatian:
Crvenonogi troprsti galeb
Hungarian:
rövidujjú csüllő
Icelandic:
Goggrita
Italian:
Gabbiano zamperosse
Japanese (romaji):
akaashimitsuyubikamome
Japanese:
アカアシミツユビカモメ
Lithuanian:
Raudonkojis kiras
Dutch:
Roodpootdrieteenmeeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Raudfotkrykkje
Norwegian:
Rødfotkrykkje
Polish:
mewa krótkodzioba
Portuguese:
Gaivota-de-pernas-vermelhas
Russian:
Красноногая говорушка
Slovak:
čajka útesová
Serbian:
Crvenonogi troprsti galeb
Swedish:
beringmås
Ukrainian:
Мартин червононогий
Chinese:
红腿三趾鸥
Chinese (Traditional):
紅腳三趾鷗


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
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American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl. and addendum):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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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):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
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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):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Mouette des brumes ( Rissa brevirostris)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Mouette des brumes ( Rissa brevirostris)
Clements 1st edition:
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Clements, version 2021:
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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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):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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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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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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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 1.6:
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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 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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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 3.3:
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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:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Rissa brevirostris
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Rissa brevirostris
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Rissa brevirostris
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Red-legged Kittiwake ( Rissa brevirostris)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Rissa brevirostris
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Rissa brevirostris

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Bulgarian: Червенокрака чайка
Bengali: রার঩া চকচডওময়ক
Bengali (transliteration): lālapā kiḍi'ōẏēka*
Catalan: Gavineta de bec curt
Czech: Racek krátkozobý
Danish: Rødbenet Ride
German: Klippenmöwe
English: Red-legged Kittiwake, Short-billed Kittiwake
English, HBW: Red-legged Kittiwake
English (IOC): Red-legged Kittiwake
English (United States): Red-legged Kittiwake
Esperanto: Ruĝkrura trifingra mevo
Spanish: Gaviota de Pico Corto, Gaviota Piquicorta
Spanish (Spain): Gaviota Piquicorta
Spanish (HBW): Gaviota Piquicorta
Estonian: punajalg-kaljukajakas
Finnish: Punajalkakajava
French: Mouette à pattes rouges, Mouette des brumes
Croatian: Crvenonogi troprsti galeb
Hungarian: rövidujjú csüllő
Icelandic: Goggrita
Italian: Gabbiano tridattilo zamperosse, Gabbiano zamperosse
Japanese (romaji): aka-ashi mitsu-yubi kamome, akaashimitsuyubikamome, Akaashi-mitsuyubi-kamome
Japanese: アカアシミツユビカモメ
Japanese (Kanji): 赤足三つ趾鴎
Kazakh: қызылаяқ говорушка
Kirghiz: кызыл бут бабыр
Scientific: Larus (Rissa) brevirostris, Larus brevirostris, Rissa brevirostris
Lithuanian: Raudonkojis kiras
Latvian: sarkankāju kaija
Dutch: Roodpootdrieteenmeeuw
Norwegian Nynorsk: Raudfotkrykkje
Norwegian: Rødfotkrykkje
Polish: mewa krótkodzioba
Pinyin: hóng-jiǎo sān-zhǐ ōu, hóng-tuǐ sān-zhǐ ōu
Portuguese: Gaivota-de-pernas-vermelhas
Portuguese (Portugal): gaivota-tridáctila-de-bering
Russian: Говорушка красноногая, Красноногая говорушка, Красноногая моевка, Красноногая моёвка
Slovak: čajka útesová
Slovenian: Rdečenogi triprsti galeb
Serbian: Crvenonogi troprsti galeb
Swedish: Beringmås
Turkish: Kırmızı ayaklı martı
Ukrainian: Мартин червононогий
Chinese: 红脚三趾鸥, 红腿三趾鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 紅腳三趾鷗, 紅腿三趾鷗

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