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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Sterna."

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea

Observer

brianw

Date

June 30, 2015

Place

chatham MA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii

Observer

brianw

Date

June 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

finatic

Date

July 3, 2015 04:55 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

ssarrocco

Date

July 4, 2015 08:06 PM CEST

Description

At mouth of river bojana

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Observer

archiverde

Date

November 28, 2014

Description

Mezclada con S. hirundinacea en la playa del Aconcagua.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

South American Tern Sterna hirundinacea

Observer

archiverde

Date

November 28, 2014

Description

Varias especies de gaviotines avistados junto a Giacomo B.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

dwest

Date

June 26, 2015 08:48 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 3, 2015 04:51 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea

Observer

cullen

Date

June 24, 2015 02:55 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-naped Tern Sterna sumatrana

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

June 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Little Tern Sterna albifrons ssp. sinensis

Observer

carmelo_lopez

Date

June 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Forster's Tern Sterna forsteri

Observer

dwest

Date

June 23, 2015 03:50 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.