Herring Gull - Larus argentatus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Larus argentatus
Author Pontoppidan, 1763
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 176824
Common Names Spanish: Gaviota plateada
English: Herring Gull
French: Goéland argenté
English: European Herring Gull
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Laridae
            Genus: Larus
Taxonomic Children Subspecies: Larus argentatus argentatus
Subspecies: Larus argentatus argenteus
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN176824
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
    NT (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)86,928
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets48
Year1965 - 2016
Latitude24.28 - 75.78
Longitude-178.83 - 125.84
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