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Black-legged kittiwake

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The black-legged kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) is a seabird species in the gull family Laridae. [1]

24 relations: Ancient Greek, BirdLife International, Carl Linnaeus, Europe, Farne Islands, Fledge, Gull, Heligoland, International Union for Conservation of Nature, IUCN Red List, Landfill, Larus, Moss, North America, Pacific Ocean, Parasitic jaeger, Pelagic zone, Red-legged kittiwake, Robert Ridgway, Runde, Seabird, Seaweed, Staple Island, 10th edition of Systema Naturae.

Ancient Greek

The Ancient Greek language includes the forms of Greek used in ancient Greece and the ancient world from around the 9th century BC to the 6th century AD.

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BirdLife International

BirdLife International (formerly the International Council for Bird Preservation) is a global partnership of conservation organisations that strives to conserve birds, their habitats, and global biodiversity, working with people towards sustainability in the use of natural resources.

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Carl Linnaeus

Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.

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Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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Farne Islands

The Farne Islands are a group of islands off the coast of Northumberland, England.

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Fledging is the stage in a volant animal's life between hatching or parturition and flight.

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Gulls or seagulls are seabirds of the family Laridae in the suborder Lari.

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Heligoland (Helgoland; Heligolandic Frisian: deät Lun, Mooring Frisian: Hålilönj) is a small German archipelago in the North Sea.

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International Union for Conservation of Nature

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN; officially International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources) is an international organization working in the field of nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.

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IUCN Red List

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (also known as the IUCN Red List or Red Data List), founded in 1964, has evolved to become the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of biological species.

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A landfill site (also known as a tip, dump, rubbish dump, garbage dump or dumping ground and historically as a midden) is a site for the disposal of waste materials by burial.

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Larus is a large genus of gulls with worldwide distribution (although by far the greatest species diversity is in the Northern Hemisphere).

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Mosses are small flowerless plants that typically grow in dense green clumps or mats, often in damp or shady locations.

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North America

North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.

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Pacific Ocean

The Pacific Ocean is the largest and deepest of Earth's oceanic divisions.

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Parasitic jaeger

The parasitic jaeger (Stercorarius parasiticus), also known as the Arctic skua or parasitic skua, is a seabird in the skua family Stercorariidae.

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Pelagic zone

The pelagic zone consists of the water column of the open ocean, and can be further divided into regions by depth.

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Red-legged kittiwake

The red-legged kittiwake (Rissa brevirostris) is a seabird species in the gull family Laridae.

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Robert Ridgway

Robert Ridgway (July 2, 1850 – March 25, 1929) was an American ornithologist specializing in systematics.

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Runde is an island in the municipality of Herøy in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway.

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Seabirds (also known as marine birds) are birds that are adapted to life within the marine environment.

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Seaweed or macroalgae refers to several species of macroscopic, multicellular, marine algae.

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Staple Island

Staple Island is a small rocky island, or skerry, that is one of the Outer Group of the Farne Islands in Northumberland, England.

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10th edition of Systema Naturae

The 10th edition of Systema Naturae is a book written by Carl Linnaeus and published in two volumes in 1758 and 1759, which marks the starting point of zoological nomenclature.

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Redirects here:

Black Legged Kittiwake, Black legged kittiwake, Black-legged Kittiwake, Rissa tridactyla.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-legged_kittiwake

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