Taxon profile


American Herring Gull
Larus smithsonianus Coues, 1862

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Laridae - gulls »  genus Larus - gull

Scientific synonyms

Larus argentatus smithsonianus Coues, 1862

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Larus smithsonianus mongolicus Sushkin, 1925

Larus smithsonianus mongolicus

subspecies Larus smithsonianus smithsonianus Coues, 1862
subspecies Larus smithsonianus vegae Palmén, 1887 - East Siberian Herring Gull

Larus smithsonianus vegae - East Siberian Herring Gull

Links and literature

EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Larus smithsonianus Coues, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [] [as Larus smithsonianus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Larus argentatus smithsonianus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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