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Recent observations

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What

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Date

August 23, 2014 09:18 AM CEST

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 21, 2014

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

calopteryx

Date

August 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

calopteryx

Date

August 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

calopteryx

Date

August 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

jojoh

Date

August 9, 2014 12:01 PM EDT

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What

common tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

sara4

Date

August 10, 2014

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What

common tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

sara4

Date

August 4, 2014

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What

common tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

sara4

Date

August 4, 2014

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

jojoh

Date

July 11, 2014 03:43 PM EDT

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

finatic

Date

August 9, 2014 03:45 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

ross2

Date

August 8, 2014 01:20 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Sterna is a genus of terns in the bird family Sternidae. It used to encompass most "white" terns indiscriminately, but mtDNA sequence comparisons have recently determined that this arrangement is paraphyletic (Bridge et al., 2005). It is now restricted to the typical large white terns occurring near-globally in coastal regions.

No range data available.