WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSterna Linnaeus, 1758

137047  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137047)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna acuflavida Cabot, 1847
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna acuticauda Gray, 1832
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna aurantia Gray, 1831
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna bengalensis Lesson, 1831
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna bergii Lichtenstein, 1823
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna bernsteini Schlegel, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna dougallii Montagu, 1813
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna elegans Gambel, 1849
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna forsteri Nuttall, 1834
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna hirundinacea Lesson, 1831
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna hirundo Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna lunata Peale, 1848
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna maxima Boddaert, 1783
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna paradisaea Pontoppidan, 1763
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna repressa Hartert, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna striata Gmelin, 1789
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna sumatrana Raffles, 1822
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna trudeaui Audubon, 1838
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna virgata Cabanis, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna vittata Gmelin, 1789

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna albifrons Pallas, 1764 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula albifrons (Pallas, 1764) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna albostriata (Gray, 1845) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlidonias albostriatus (Gray, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna aleutica Baird, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnychoprion aleuticus Baird, 1869 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna anaethetus Scopoli, 1786 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnychoprion anaethetus (Scopoli, 1786) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna antillarum (Lesson, 1847) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula antillarum Lesson, 1847 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna balaenarum (Strickland, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula balaenarum (Strickland, 1852) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna caspia Pallas, 1770 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroprogne caspia (Pallas, 1770) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna eurygnatha Saunders, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna acuflavida eurygnatha Saunders, 1876 (rank change)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna fuscata Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOnychoprion fuscatus Linnaeus, 1766 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna lorata Philippi & Landbeck, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula lorata Philippi & Landbeck, 1861 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna melanogaster Temminck, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna acuticauda Gray, 1832 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nereis (Gould, 1843) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula nereis (Gould, 1843) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelochelidon nilotica (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna philadelphia Ord, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLarus philadelphia (Ord, 1815)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna saundersi Hume, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula saundersi (Hume, 1877) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna superciliaris Vieillot, 1819 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternula superciliaris (Vieillot, 1819) (synonym)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small to large. Plumage: white and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small to large. Plumage: white and various shades of grey or black; most with deeply forked tails. Other characters: tarsus short; bill equal to or longer than head, red and/or yellow; legs red or yellow. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2005). Sterna. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137047 on 2017-12-11

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Jonsson, L. (1993). Vogels van Europa, Noord-Afrika en het Midden-Oosten [Birds of Europe, northern Africa and the Middle East]. Tirion: Baarn, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-187-6. 560 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small to large. Plumage: white and various shades of grey or black; most with deeply forked tails. Other characters: tarsus short; bill equal to or longer than head, red and/or yellow; legs red or yellow. <389> [details]
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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrested terns [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorアジサシ  [details]