Black-fronted Tern

Chlidonias albostriatus - Guifette des galets

Guifette des galets
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Laridés

  • Genus
    :

    Chlidonias

  • Species
    :

    albostriatus

Descriptor

Gray, GR, 1845

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 30 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 80 à 100 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Guifette des galets
adult
Guifette des galets
adult

Black-fronted Tern (Chlidonias albostriatus) is a species of bird in the Laridae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Guifette des galets,
  • Fumarel maorí,
  • trinta-réis-de-fronte-preta,
  • Graubauch-Seeschwalbe,
  • feketefejű szerkő,
  • Nieuw-Zeelandse Stern,
  • Sterna frontenera,
  • maoritärna,
  • Maoriterne,
  • čorík čiernočelý,
  • rybák novozélandský,
  • Maoriterne,
  • uudenseelannintiira,
  • xatrac de Nova Zelanda,
  • rybitwa czarnoczelna,
  • Чернолобая крачка,
  • クロビタイアジサシ,
  • 黑额燕鸥,
  • 黑額燕鷗,

Voice song and cries

Guifette des galets
adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Guifette des galets
adult plum. breeding

Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Permanent Freshwater Lakes (over 8ha) ; Marine Neritic : Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged), Estuaries ; Marine Intertidal : Shingle and/or Pebble Shoreline and/or Beaches ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 24-03-2008
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