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Bird Crested Tern (Sterna bergii)


John McDouall Stuart
Aug 5, 2011
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Scientific name: Sterna bergii

Common Name: Crested Tern

Order: Charadriiformes

Family: Laridae

Other Names: N/A

Distribution: Throughout Australia and Tasmania.

Habitat: Coastal areas, inlets, lakes, beaches and islands.

Field Notes: Pale yellow bill, black crest, grey wings and back, and a white neck and underparts.

All photos taken in TAS by JKM.
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