WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna dougallii Montagu, 1813

137160 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137160)
accepted
Species
marine
Montagu, G. (1813). Supplement to the Ornithological Dictionary, or synopsis of British birds. Exeter: S. Woolmer: vi, [476] p., [24] plates (unpaginated)., available online at http://dbooks.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/books/PDFs/600043286.pdf [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 33-40 cm. Plumage: above tail very...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 33-40 cm. Plumage: above tail very pale grey rump white, back and wings very pale grey, hindneck collar white; cap black; below entirely white tinged rosey in breeding plumage; tail with long outer tail feathers which extend beyond wing in resting bird; outer primaries and associated coverts dark grey. Immature mottled ashy brown above with dark band on upper wing coverts. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black, red base in breeding bird; feet and legs bright red. Habitat: sea coast and offshore islands. Resident. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; Nova Scotia and into...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; Nova Scotia and into the Gulf of Maine; colonies very local  [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Sterna dougallii Montagu, 1813. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137160 on 2017-11-23

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original description Montagu, G. (1813). Supplement to the Ornithological Dictionary, or synopsis of British birds. Exeter: S. Woolmer: vi, [476] p., [24] plates (unpaginated)., available online at http://dbooks.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/books/PDFs/600043286.pdf [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 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 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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 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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) HKBWS. (2013). Hong Kong Bird Report 2011. The Hong Kong Bird Watching Society.  [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: 33-40 cm. Plumage: above tail very pale grey rump white, back and wings very pale grey, hindneck collar white; cap black; below entirely white tinged rosey in breeding plumage; tail with long outer tail feathers which extend beyond wing in resting bird; outer primaries and associated coverts dark grey. Immature mottled ashy brown above with dark band on upper wing coverts. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black, red base in breeding bird; feet and legs bright red. Habitat: sea coast and offshore islands. Resident. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 15 1/2" (39 cm); Wingspan: 29" (74 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Caribbean; North America; Nova Scotia and into the Gulf of Maine; colonies very local  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds on the Atlantic coast from the Magdalen Islands and Nova Scotia to northern South America; and on the eastern side of the Atlantic from the British Isles to South Africa; also in the Indian and South Pacific Oceans to Australia. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosenterne  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDougalls stern  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroseate tern  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterne de Dougall  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRosenseeschwalbe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחפית ורדרדת *Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחפית ורדרדת  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterna del Dougall  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorベニアジサシ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrožinė žuvėdra  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosenterne  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosenterne  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosenterne  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrybitwa różowa  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorрозовая крачка  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgeabhróg rósach  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrožnata čigra  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcharrán rosado  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrosentärna  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpembe sumruUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoribibikUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhüthütUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorçavuş kuşu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРожевий крячокUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрячок рожевий  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormôr-wennol wridog  [details]