WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna anaethetus Scopoli, 1786

212605  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212605)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 30-32 cm <393>, 36-42 cm <391>. Plumage: tail,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 30-32 cm <393>, 36-42 cm <391>. Plumage: tail, rump, back and wings dark greyish brown; mantle pale greyish brown; hindneck collar white; crown black with black through eye; white forehead continuous with white eyebrow; below white; outer rectrices of tail white. Immature above with cream edges to feathers, forecrown white and white streaking on hindcrown, nape black; below greyish white. Bare parts: iris brown; ; bill black; feet and legs black. Habitat: open ocean and oceanic islands, rarely coastal. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Sterna anaethetus Scopoli, 1786. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212605 on 2017-12-17

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-23 12:30:25Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-07 09:46:00Z
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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [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 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 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 (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: 30-32 cm <393>, 36-42 cm <391>. Plumage: tail, rump, back and wings dark greyish brown; mantle pale greyish brown; hindneck collar white; crown black with black through eye; white forehead continuous with white eyebrow; below white; outer rectrices of tail white. Immature above with cream edges to feathers, forecrown white and white streaking on hindcrown, nape black; below greyish white. Bare parts: iris brown; ; bill black; feet and legs black. Habitat: open ocean and oceanic islands, rarely coastal. Palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrilstern  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown-winged ternUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbridled tern  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterne bridée  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZügelseeschwalbe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשחפית רסן *  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrudasparnė žuvėdra  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrybitwa brunatnogrzbieta  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкрачка карликовая  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrjavoperuta čigra  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcharrán embridado  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalıkçın  [details]