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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 bengalensis Lesson, 1831
  » Species Sterna bergii Lichtenstein, 1823
  » Species Sterna dougallii Montagu, 1813
  » Species Sterna hirundo Linnaeus, 1758
  » Species Sterna maxima Boddaert, 1783
  » Species Sterna paradisaea Pontoppidan, 1763
  » Species Sterna repressa Hartert, 1916
  » Species Sterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787
  » Species Sterna sumatrana Raffles, 1822
  » Species Sterna virgata Cabanis, 1875
  » Species Sterna vittata Gmelin, 1789
  » Species Sterna albifrons Pallas, 1764 accepted as Sternula albifrons (Pallas, 1764) (synonym)
  » Species Sterna anaethetus Scopoli, 1786 accepted as Onychoprion anaethetus (Scopoli, 1786) (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 fuscata Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Onychoprion fuscatus Linnaeus, 1766 (synonym)
  » Species Sterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789 accepted as Gelochelidon nilotica (Gmelin, 1789)
  » Species Sterna saundersi Hume, 1877 accepted as Sternula saundersi (Hume, 1877) (synonym)
Genus Sternula

Genus Thalasseus Boie, 1822 accepted as Sterna Linnaeus, 1758
marine
Not documented
AfReMaS (2019). Sternidae. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148764 on 2019-09-23
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2019). African Register of Marine Species. Sternidae. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=148764 on 2019-09-23
Date
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2005-03-29 08:12:19Z
created

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