WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna caspia Pallas, 1770

137159  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137159)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 47-56 cm. Plumage: above tail, rump,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 47-56 cm. Plumage: above tail, rump, back and wings grey; white collar on hind neck; head crest and cap black (streaked white in non-breeding birds); below white; underside of primaries black. Immature mottled brown on back. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill bright red in breeding , dull red with black tip in non-breeding birds; feet and legs black. Habitat: estuaries, seashores, inland waters. Palearctic migrant and resident, breeds on offshore islands. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Newfoundland and Labrador;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Newfoundland and Labrador; breeding colonies are localized [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Sterna caspia Pallas, 1770. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137159 on 2017-12-15

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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 Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

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

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.  [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 47-56 cm. Plumage: above tail, rump, back and wings grey; white collar on hind neck; head crest and cap black (streaked white in non-breeding birds); below white; underside of primaries black. Immature mottled brown on back. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill bright red in breeding , dull red with black tip in non-breeding birds; feet and legs black. Habitat: estuaries, seashores, inland waters. Palearctic migrant and resident, breeds on offshore islands. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 21" (53 cm); Wingspan: 50" (127 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution semi-cosmopolitan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America; Newfoundland and Labrador; breeding colonies are localized [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds in North America in small colonies in the Prairie Provinces, southern Ontario, and estern Quebec, and south to the southern United States. Winters in the southern United States, West Indies and Mexico. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordallëndyshja e madhe e detit  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКаспийска рибарка  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorreuzenstern  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaspian tern  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterne caspienne  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRaubseeschwalbe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחפית כספית Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחפית גמדית  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterna maggiore  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorplėšrioji žuvėdra  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚαρατζάς  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrovterne  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrybitwa wielkodzioba  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpescăriţa mare  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчеграва  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaspijska čigra  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpagaza piquirroja  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbüyük sumruUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbuyuk sumru  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрячок каспійськийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКаспійський крячок  [details]