Summary: Sterna hirundo hirundo

Latin name: Sterna hirundo hirundo

English name: common tern
Papiamentu name: meuchi pik kòrá
Dutch name: visdief

Size in cm including bill: 36
Bill size in cm: 14
Wingspan in cm: 79
Tail size in cm:
Egg clutch: 1 - 3
Egg clutch size in mm: 40,5 x 29,3

Origin of picture:
Location: right side of the road from jandoret to bullenbaai, just before road at right to sami liber
Observation time: june 2005

Taxonomy of Sterna hirundo hirundo

  • Root: Theropoda
    • Superclass: Coelurosauria
      • Class: Aves
        • Superorder: Neognathae
          • Order: Charadriiformes
            • Family: Laridae
              • Popularname: gulls

Photos of Sterna hirundo hirundo
 
loct.: right side of the road from jandoret to bullenbaai, just before road at right to sami liber
loct.: right side of the road from jandoret to bullenbaai, just before road at right to sami liber
loct.: right side of the road from jandoret to bullenbaai, just before road at right to sami liber
loct.: right side of the road from jandoret to bullenbaai, just before road at right to sami liber