Caspian Tern - Hydroprogne caspia

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Hydroprogne caspia
Author (Pallas, 1770)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 176935
Common Names French: Sterne caspienne
Spanish: Charrán caspia
English: Caspian Tern
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Laridae
            Genus: Hydroprogne
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)

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ITIS TSN176935
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS
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Status - Red List, IUCN
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#records (spatial)8,224
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets55
Year1900 - 2018
Latitude-45.68 - 61.93
Longitude-176.27 - 178.38
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