Arctic Tern - Sterna paradisaea

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Sterna paradisaea
Author Pontoppidan, 1763
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 176890
Common Names Spanish: Charrán ártico
English: Arctic Tern
French: Sterne arctique
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Laridae
            Genus: Sterna
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Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN176890
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)6,477
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets15
Year1969 - 2014
Latitude-76.84 - 76.53
Longitude-127.80 - 107.07
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