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Chroicocephalus  Eyton, 1836
Taxonomic Serial No.: 823978

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderCharadriiformes  – Shore Birds, Gulls, Alcids, Plovers, Oystercatchers, goélands, alcidés, Auks, huîtriers  
                            FamilyLaridae  – Gulls, Terns, becs-en-ciseaux, goélands, labbes, mouettes, Skimmers  
                               GenusChroicocephalus Eyton, 1836  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Chroicocephalus brunnicephalus (Jerdon, 1840) – Brown-headed Gull, Mouette du Tibet, Gaviota centroasiática, gaivota-do-índico 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus bulleri (F. W. Hutton, 1871) – Mouette de Buller, Gaviota maorí, gaivota-de-bico-preto, Black-billed Gull 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus (Vieillot, 1818) – Grey-hooded Gull, Mouette à tête grise, Gray-hooded Gull, Grey-headed Gull, Gaviota cabecigrís, gaivota-de-cabeça-cinza 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus genei (Brème, 1839) – Goéland railleur, Gaviota picofina, gaivota-de-bico-fino, Slender-billed Gull 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus hartlaubii (Bruch, 1855) – Hartlaub's Gull, Mouette de Hartlaub, Gaviota plateada surafricana, gaivota-de-hartlaub 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus maculipennis (M. H. K. Lichtenstein, 1823) – Mouette de Patagonie, Gaviota cahuil, gaivota-maria-velha, Brown-hooded Gull 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae (Stephens, 1826) – Silver Gull, Mouette argentée, Gaviota plateada australiana, gaivota-prateada-australiana 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus philadelphia (Ord, 1815) – guincho-americano, Gaviota de Bonaparte, Bonaparte's Gull, Mouette de Bonaparte 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus ridibundus (Linnaeus, 1766) – Mouette rieuse, Gaviota encapuchada, Common Black-headed Gull, Black-headed Gull, Gaviota reidora, guincho 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus saundersi Swinhoe, 1871 – Mouette de Saunders, Gaviota de Saunders, gaivota-de-saunder, Saunders's Gull 
                                  Species Chroicocephalus serranus (Tschudi, 1844) – Andean Gull, Mouette des Andes, Gaviota andina, gaivota-andina 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.12.1. Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Chroicocephalus   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.04.02, website (version 02-Apr-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Chroicocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): American Ornithologists' Union  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Forty-ninth supplement to the American Ornithologists' Union Check-list of North American Birds   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Auk, vol. 125, no. 3   
  Page(s): 758-768   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0004-8038   
  Reference for: Chroicocephalus   

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