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Lesser Black-backed Gull [fuscus]

Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius] (= Larus fuscus fuscus) Linnaeus, 1758




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
   Larus
Scientific:
  Larus fuscus fuscus


Original description

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.136

Protonym:
  Larus fuscus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727041


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  9070CC5E9BCC3230

Avibase ID:
  avibase-9070CC5E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9070CC5E


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 176823

Geographic range:

  • Larus fuscus fuscus: N Norway, Sweden, Finland to White Sea; > Africa, sw Asia
  • Larus fuscus intermedius: Denmark to w Norway, locally s to ne Spain; winters to w Africa
English:
Lesser Black-backed Gull [fuscus]
French:
Goéland brun [fuscus ou intermedius]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Lesser Black-backed Gull [fuscus] ( Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Lesser Black-backed Gull [nominate] ( Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Lesser Black-backed Gull [nominate] ( Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Lesser Black-backed Gull [nominate] ( Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius])
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Larus fuscus fuscus [version 2]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Larus fuscus fuscus
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Larus fuscus fuscus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Larus fuscus

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Gavià fosc
German: Heringsmöwe-fuscus
Greek: Μελανόγλαρος
Greek (Cypriot): Μελανόγλαρος
English: Lesser Black-backed Gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull [fuscus], Lesser Black-backed Gull [nominate]
Spanish: Gaviota Báltica
Estonian: Tõmmukajakas
French: Goéland brun (balte ou scandinave), Goéland brun [fuscus ou intermedius]
Hebrew: שחף שחור
Scientific: Larus fuscus, Larus fuscus [fuscus or intermedius], Larus fuscus fuscus, Larus fuscus intermedius
Dutch: Baltische Mantelmeeuw
Norwegian: Sildemåke, underarten fuscus
Polish: mewa srebrzysta
Slovak: čajka tmavá

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