Common Tern

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Common Tern
Common tern with fish.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Sternidae
Genus: Sterna
Species: S. hirundo
Binomial name
Sterna hirundo
Linnaeus, 1758
Map showing the breeding range of Sterna hirundo (most of temperate northern hemisphere), and wintering areas (coasts in tropics and southern hemisphere).
       Breeding range
       Wintering range
(ranges are approximate)
Synonyms

Sterna fluviatilis Naumann, 1839


Description

Habitat

Distribution

Locality lists

Torrens Island

See also

References

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