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Black-legged Kittiwake

A gull with white head and tail feathers, grey wings with black tips and a black spot on it's neck
Common Name
Black-legged Kittiwake
FWS Focus

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

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Branches of Rissa tridactyla

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 2
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 2 0

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Rissa
Species Rissa tridactyla FWS Focus

Viewing: descendants of Rissa tridactyla