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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterna elegans Gambel, 1849 
AphiaID: 225959

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharadriiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSternidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSterna (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSterna Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalasseus elegans (Gambel, 1849)
Sources  basis of record Woehler E.J. (compiler) 2006. Species list prepared for SCAR/IUCN/BirdLife International Workshop on Antarctic Regional Seabird Populations, March 2005, Cambridge, UK. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAztekerterne  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalifornische kuifstern  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorelegant tern  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsterne élégante  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchmuckseeschwalbe  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrakščioji žuvėdra  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrybitwa kalifornijska  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorкрачка элегантная  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorprelestna čigra  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcharrán elegante  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkara kanatlı bataklık kırlangıcı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorКрячок елегантний  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Central Pacific [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (153 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (9 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:225959
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-04-20 12:16:00Z  created  Charbonneau, Danny
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Sterna elegans Gambel, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=225959 on 2014-10-02
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