WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelochelidon nilotica (Gmelin, 1789)

148798  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:148798)

accepted
Species
marine
Gmelin, J.F. (1789). Caroli a Linné ... Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species; cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decimo tertia, aucta, reformata. 3 vols. in 9 parts. Lipsiae, 1788-93. v. 1 (pt 3), pp 1033-1516., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.36932 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 35-41 cm. Plumage: back, rump and wing...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 35-41 cm. Plumage: back, rump and wing pale grey, rest of upperparts white, with black speckling on nape and heavy black line through eye in non-breeding adult, black cap in breeding adult. Immature whiter than non-breeding adult with some brown on wings; black on head reduced to a facial patch. Bare parts: iris dark brown; thick gull-like bill black; feet and legs black. Habitat: found on coasts, but mostly inland water bodies. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Gelochelidon nilotica (Gmelin, 1789). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148798 on 2017-12-14

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original description Gmelin, J.F. (1789). Caroli a Linné ... Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species; cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decimo tertia, aucta, reformata. 3 vols. in 9 parts. Lipsiae, 1788-93. v. 1 (pt 3), pp 1033-1516., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.36932 [details]   

basis of record Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp. (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 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 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] 

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789) Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789) 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]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong Offshore Wind Farm in SoutheasternWaters. EIA report. [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: 35-41 cm. Plumage: back, rump and wing pale grey, rest of upperparts white, with black speckling on nape and heavy black line through eye in non-breeding adult, black cap in breeding adult. Immature whiter than non-breeding adult with some brown on wings; black on head reduced to a facial patch. Bare parts: iris dark brown; thick gull-like bill black; feet and legs black. Habitat: found on coasts, but mostly inland water bodies. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]
 

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Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordallëndyshja sqeptrashë e detit  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДебелоклюна рибарка  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandterne  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlachstern  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgull-billed tern  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterne hansel [from synonym]  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLachseeschwalbe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחפית עבת-מקור  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterna zampenere  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorハシブトアジサシ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkirasnapė žuvėdra  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓελογλάρονο [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓελογλάρονο  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandterne  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandterne  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandterne  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrybitwa krótkodzioba  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчерноносая крачкаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкрачка белощекая [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили крячок мартиноносый [from synonym]  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorčrnonoga čigra  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpagaza piconegra  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandtärna  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgülen sumruUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgulen sumru  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧорнодзьобий крячокUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрячок чорнодзьобийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрячок нілотіка [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрячок мартиноносий [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГензель крячка [from synonym]  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormôr-wennol ylfinbraff  [details]