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  Black Tern (Chlidonias niger)

Black Tern | Chlidonias niger photo
Black Tern (Chlidonias niger). The background has been digitally altered.

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BLACK TERN FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Laridae
Genus:Chlidonias
Species:niger
Common Name:Black Tern

Relatives in same Genus
  Whiskered Tern (C. hybridus)
  White-winged Black Tern (C. leucopterus)