Royal Tern - Thalasseus maximus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Thalasseus maximus
Author (Boddaert, 1783)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 824142
Common Names English: Royal Tern
Spanish: Charrán real
French: Sterne royale
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Laridae
            Genus: Thalasseus
Taxonomic Children Subspecies: Thalasseus maximus albididorsalis
Subspecies: Thalasseus maximus maximus
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN824142
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
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#records (spatial)3
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets1
Year2008
Latitude16.16 - 18.14
Longitude-62.69 - -62.14
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