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  Gull-billed Tern (Sterna nilotica)

Gull-billed Tern | Sterna nilotica photo
Gull-billed Tern

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Gull-billed Tern | Sterna nilotica photo
Gull-billed Tern in flight

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Gull-billed Tern | Sterna nilotica photo
Gull-billed Tern juvenile

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GULL-BILLED TERN FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Laridae
Genus:Sterna
Species:nilotica
Common Name:Gull-billed Tern

Relatives in same Genus
  Little Tern (S. albifrons)
  Bridled Tern (S. anaethetus)
  Lesser Crested Tern (S. bengalensis)
  Crested Tern (S. bergii)
  Caspian Tern (S. caspia)
  Roseate Tern (S. dougallii)
  Sooty Tern (S. fuscata)
  Common Tern (S. hirundo)
  Fairy Tern (S. nereis)
  Arctic Tern (S. paradisaea)
  White-fronted Tern (S. striata)
  Black-naped Tern (S. sumatrana)
  Antarctic Tern (S. vittata)