Silver gull (species: Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae
Silver gull

©David McCartt: Silver Gull at Lizard Island

©Ceri Pearce: A Silver Gull at Watson's Bay, Lizard Island.

©Ceri Pearce: A startled-looking Silver Gull at Bird Islet, Lizard Island Group.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Chroicocephalus
Species Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Smith, G.C. (1987). The birds of Eagle Island, a tropical sand cay on the northern Great Barrier Reef, Australia, The Sunbird, 17(1): 1-11. LIRS catalog number 245.
  • Smith, G.C. and R.C. Buckley (1986). Eagle Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Corella, 10(3): 81-83. LIRS catalog number 278.