WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGelochelidon Brehm, 1830

148792

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148792

accepted
Genus
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: relatively large. Plumage: tail short,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: relatively large. Plumage: tail short, shallowly forked. Other characters: bill stout, shorter than head, gonys sharply sloped, lower mandible sharply pointed at tip. Tarsus slightly longer than middle toe with claw; walks better than other terns. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2006). Gelochelidon Brehm, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148792 on 2017-11-18

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2005-03-29 13:12:34Z
created
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z
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Martinez, Olga

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basis of record 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]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: relatively large. Plumage: tail short, shallowly forked. Other characters: bill stout, shorter than head, gonys sharply sloped, lower mandible sharply pointed at tip. Tarsus slightly longer than middle toe with claw; walks better than other terns. <389> [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorハシブトアジサシ  [details]