Gull-billed Tern - Gelochelidon nilotica

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Gelochelidon nilotica
Author (Gmelin, 1789)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 176882
Common Names French: Sterne hansel
Spanish: Charrán pico grueso
English: Gull-billed Tern
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Laridae
            Genus: Gelochelidon
Taxonomic Children Subspecies: Gelochelidon nilotica affinis
Subspecies: Gelochelidon nilotica aranea
Subspecies: Gelochelidon nilotica gronvoldi
Subspecies: Gelochelidon nilotica macrotarsa
Subspecies: Gelochelidon nilotica nilotica
Subspecies: Gelochelidon nilotica vanrossemi
Synonyms (since 1950)
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Physical Description / Field Identification

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ITIS TSN176882
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
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#records (spatial)1
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets1
Year2008
Latitude45.18 - 45.18
Longitude-2.08 - -2.08
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