Halcyornis Owen 1846 (gull)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Laridae

Parent taxon: Laridae according to K. Lambrecht 1933

See also Carroll 1988

Sister taxa: Anous, Chlidonias, Chroicocephalus, Creagrus, Gaviota, Gelochelidon, Gygis, Hydrocoloeus, Hydroprogne, Larinae, Larosterna, Larus, Leucophaeus, Limicolavis, Limosavis, Onychoprion, Pagophila, Pseudosterna, Rhodostethia, Rissa, Sterna, Sterninae, Sternula, Thalasseus, Xema

Subtaxa: Halcyornis toliapicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Halcyornis in the database

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