Order: Charadriiformes

Norwegian name: Vade-, måke- og alkefugler

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum  Vertebrata
Class   Birds (Aves)
Order    Charadriiformes
Family     Auks (Alcidae)
Family     Skuas (Stercorariidae)
Family     Charadriidae
Family     Laridae
Family     Scolopacidae
Family     Stilts and avocets (Recurvirostridae)
Family     Sternidae
Family     Haematopodidae
Family     Burhinidae