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Tern, Least
Bird Info
Bird Info
Conservation status
Scientific Name:
Sternula antillarum
Alaska, Alberta, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, British Columbia, British Virgin Islands, California, Canada, Caribbean, Cayman Islands, Central America and Caribbean, Central America excluding Mexico, Chile, Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cuba, Delaware, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Florida, French Antilles Read more
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This species has an extremely large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of Occurrence <20,000 km2 combined with a declining or fluctuating range size, habitat extent/quality, or population size and a small number of locations or ...
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The Least Tern (Sternula antillarum, formerly Sterna antillarum) is a species of tern that breeds in North America and locally in northern South America. It is closely related to, and was formerly often considered conspecific with, the Little Tern of the Old World. Other close relatives include the Yellow-billed Tern and Peruvian Tern, both from South America. ...
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