WoRMS taxon details

Sternidae

148764  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148764)

accepted
Family
Genus Anous Stephens, 1826
Genus Chlidonias Rafinesque, 1822
Genus Gelochelidon Brehm, 1830
Genus Hydroprogne
Genus Onychoprion
Genus Sterna Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Sterna acuflavida Cabot, 1847
  » Species Sterna acuticauda Gray, 1832
  » Species Sterna aurantia Gray, 1831
  » Species Sterna bengalensis Lesson, 1831
  » Species Sterna bergii Lichtenstein, 1823
  » Species Sterna bernsteini Schlegel, 1863
  » Species Sterna dougallii Montagu, 1813
  » Species Sterna elegans Gambel, 1849
  » Species Sterna forsteri Nuttall, 1834
  » Species Sterna hirundinacea Lesson, 1831
  » Species Sterna hirundo Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Sterna lunata Peale, 1848
  » Species Sterna maxima Boddaert, 1783
  » Species Sterna paradisaea Pontoppidan, 1763
  » Species Sterna repressa Hartert, 1916
  » Species Sterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787
  » Species Sterna striata Gmelin, 1789
  » Species Sterna sumatrana Raffles, 1822
  » Species Sterna trudeaui Audubon, 1838
  » Species Sterna virgata Cabanis, 1875
  » Species Sterna vittata Gmelin, 1789
  » Species Sterna albifrons Pallas, 1764 accepted as Sternula albifrons (Pallas, 1764) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna albostriata (Gray, 1845) accepted as Chlidonias albostriatus (Gray, 1845)
  » Species Sterna aleutica Baird, 1869 accepted as Onychoprion aleuticus Baird, 1869 (synonym)
  » Species Sterna anaethetus Scopoli, 1786 accepted as Onychoprion anaethetus (Scopoli, 1786) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna antillarum (Lesson, 1847) accepted as Sternula antillarum Lesson, 1847 (synonym)
  » Species Sterna balaenarum (Strickland, 1852) accepted as Sternula balaenarum (Strickland, 1852) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna caspia Pallas, 1770 accepted as Hydroprogne caspia (Pallas, 1770) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna eurygnatha Saunders, 1876 accepted as Sterna acuflavida eurygnatha Saunders, 1876 (rank change)
  » Species Sterna fuscata Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Onychoprion fuscatus Linnaeus, 1766 (synonym)
  » Species Sterna lorata Philippi & Landbeck, 1861 accepted as Sternula lorata Philippi & Landbeck, 1861 (synonym)
  » Species Sterna melanogaster Temminck, 1827 accepted as Sterna acuticauda Gray, 1832 (synonym)
  » Species Sterna nereis (Gould, 1843) accepted as Sternula nereis (Gould, 1843) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna niger Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Chlidonias niger (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Sterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Gelochelidon nilotica (Gmelin, 1789)
  » Species Sterna philadelphia Ord, 1815 accepted as Larus philadelphia (Ord, 1815)
  » Species Sterna saundersi Hume, 1877 accepted as Sternula saundersi (Hume, 1877) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna superciliaris Vieillot, 1819 accepted as Sternula superciliaris (Vieillot, 1819) (synonym)
Genus Sternula
  » Species Sternula albifrons (Pallas, 1764)
  » Species Sternula antillarum Lesson, 1847
  » Species Sternula balaenarum (Strickland, 1852)
  » Species Sternula lorata Philippi & Landbeck, 1861
  » Species Sternula nereis (Gould, 1843)
  » Species Sternula saundersi (Hume, 1877)
  » Species Sternula superciliaris (Vieillot, 1819)

Genus Thalasseus Boie, 1822 accepted as Sterna Linnaeus, 1758
marine
Not documented
WoRMS (2018). Sternidae. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148764 on 2018-10-20
Date
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2005-03-29 08:12:19Z
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basis of record Harrison, P. (1985). Seabirds: an identification guide. Revised edition. Christopher Helm Publisher. A & C Black: London, UK. ISBN 0-7136-3510-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Remark Zimmerman classifies terms as Laridae. <314> [details]
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Dutch sternen  [details]
English terns  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål ternefamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk ternefamilien  [details]
Swedish tärnor  [details]