Family Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae) | the Internet Bird Collection

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Common name Scientific name Videos Photos Sounds Status
Brown Noddy Anous stolidus 77 98 4
LC
Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris 19 16 2
LC
Black Noddy Anous minutus 47 43 3
LC
Blue Noddy Anous ceruleus 5 2
LC
Grey Noddy Anous albivitta 8 10 1
LC
Common White Tern Gygis alba 61 82 2
LC
Little White Tern Gygis microrhyncha 7 1 2
LC
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger 96 169 7
LC
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris 4 41 1
NT
Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis 21 50 3
VU
Saunders's Gull Saundersilarus saundersi 14 19 4
VU
Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 36 73 2
LC
Ross's Gull Rhodostethia rosea 14 37 1
LC
Swallow-tailed Gull Creagrus furcatus 29 58 2
LC
Sabine's Gull Xema sabini 33 49 5
LC
Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea 28 69
NT
Red-legged Kittiwake Rissa brevirostris 14 22
VU
Black-legged Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 144 235 9
VU
Bonaparte's Gull Larus philadelphia 31 40
LC
Slender-billed Gull Larus genei 39 105
LC
Brown-headed Gull Larus brunnicephalus 15 116
LC
Black-headed Gull Larus ridibundus 264 543 19
LC
Andean Gull Larus serranus 37 76 2
LC
Brown-hooded Gull Larus maculipennis 28 53 3
LC
Hartlaub's Gull Larus hartlaubii 12 39 1
LC
Grey-headed Gull Larus cirrocephalus 40 89 2
LC
Silver Gull Larus novaehollandiae 194 155 18
LC
Black-billed Gull Larus bulleri 61 42 3
EN
Grey Gull Larus modestus 33 43 1
LC
Dolphin Gull Larus scoresbii 45 66 3
LC
Franklin’s Gull Larus pipixcan 24 79 2
LC
Laughing Gull Larus atricilla 73 204 3
LC
Lava Gull Larus fuliginosus 13 31
VU
Pallas's Gull Larus ichthyaetus 29 101
LC
Relict Gull Larus relictus 1 15
VU
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 52 84 3
LC
Sooty Gull Larus hemprichii 9 49
LC
White-eyed Gull Larus leucophthalmus 11 19
LC
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii 60 109 3
LC
Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni 32 94
NT
Pacific Gull Larus pacificus 37 48 3
LC
Black-tailed Gull Larus crassirostris 39 65 1
LC
Belcher's Gull Larus belcheri 28 52 2
LC
Olrog's Gull Larus atlanticus 6 24 1
NT
Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis 84 255 2
LC
Mew Gull Larus canus 105 189 11
LC
Yellow-footed Gull Larus livens 15 12
LC
Western Gull Larus occidentalis 39 91 1
LC
California Gull Larus californicus 28 54 3
LC
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus 171 233 11
LC
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 104 338 11
LC
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus 107 234 12
LC
Armenian Gull Larus armenicus 2 23
NT
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 162 420 7
LC
Caspian Gull Larus cachinnans 45 97 1
LC
Arctic Herring Gull Larus smithsonianus 45 142 1
LC
Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 26 75 1
LC
Slaty-backed Gull Larus schistisagus 37 67 4
LC
Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens 49 157 5
LC
Glaucous Gull Larus hyperboreus 60 171 4
LC
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 57 203 1
LC
Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleuticus 14 16 2
VU
Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus 40 39 3
LC
Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus 18 50
LC
Grey-backed Tern Onychoprion lunatus 9 4 1
LC
Little Tern Sternula albifrons 41 117 3
LC
Saunders's Tern Sternula saundersi 6 13
LC
Least Tern Sternula antillarum 44 44 3
LC
Yellow-billed Tern Sternula superciliaris 13 24 2
LC
Peruvian Tern Sternula lorata 3 12 1
EN
Fairy Tern Sternula nereis 37 33 3
VU
Damara Tern Sternula balaenarum 2 9
VU
Large-billed Tern Phaetusa simplex 24 62 5
LC
Common Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica 17 118
LC
Australian Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon macrotarsa 19 20
LC
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia 75 186 6
LC
Inca Tern Larosterna inca 38 92 2
NT
Black-fronted Tern Chlidonias albostriatus 7 22
EN
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida 69 209 6
LC
White-winged Tern Chlidonias leucopterus 37 108 2
LC
Black Tern Chlidonias niger 37 84 2
LC
River Tern Sterna aurantia 9 79 3
NT
Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 13 30 1
LC
White-fronted Tern Sterna striata 156 40 9
NT
Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana 21 36 2
LC
South American Tern Sterna hirundinacea 13 41 2
LC
Common Tern Sterna hirundo 123 268 7
LC
White-cheeked Tern Sterna repressa 2 7
LC
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 117 204 10
LC
Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata 43 51 8
LC
Kerguelen Tern Sterna virgata 1 2
NT
Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri 18 44
LC
Snowy-crowned Tern Sterna trudeaui 9 13
LC
Black-bellied Tern Sterna acuticauda 7 13 1
EN
Lesser Crested Tern Thalasseus bengalensis 8 45
LC
Chinese Crested Tern Thalasseus bernsteini 6 12 1
CR
Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans 34 45 2
NT
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis 51 181 3
LC
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus 45 157 2
LC
Greater Crested Tern Thalasseus bergii 73 125 9
LC

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