(syn. Larus Ϯ Herring Gull L. argentatus) Gr. ειναλιος einalios  of the sea  < ειν ein  in; ἁλς hals, ἁλος halos  sea; "Genus Enalia Heine [Laroides (!) Brehm 1840]" (Heine 1890).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 20 January 2019).