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Black Tern (Chlidonias niger) (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae

Scientific:
  Chlidonias niger
Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Protonym:
  Sterna nigra

Avibase ID:
  115AF02DD58018FB

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176959

Geographic range:

  • Chlidonias niger niger: W Palearctic; winters in Africa
  • Chlidonias niger surinamensis: N North America; winters Central America and n S America
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Black Tern
Czech:
  rybák černý
German:
  Trauerseeschwalbe
Danish:
  Sortterne
Spanish:
  Fumarel Común
Finnish:
  mustatiira
French:
  Guifette noire
Icelandic:
  Kolþerna
Italian:
  Mignattino
Japanese:
  hashigurokuroharaajisashi
Japanese:
  ハシグロクロハラアジサシ
Dutch:
  Zwarte Stern
Norwegian:
  Svartterne
Polish:
  rybitwa czarna
Portuguese:
  Gaivina-preta
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Trinta-réis-negro
Russian:
  Чёрная крачка
Slovak:
  čorík čierny
Swedish:
  Svarttärna
Chinese:
  黑浮鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Hydrochelidon nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition, incl. Jan 2009 suppl.):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Guifette noire ( Chlidonias niger)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Guifette noire ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 1st edition:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
Clements 4th edition:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
eBird version 1.50:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
eBird version 1.52:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
eBird version 1.53:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
eBird version 1.54:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias nigra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Howard and Moore 4th edition:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Oriental Bird Club:
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
James Lee Peters:
    Chlidonias nigra
James Lee Peters (original):
    Chlidonias nigra
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Chlidonias nigra
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Black Tern ( Chlidonias niger)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Chlidonias niger

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Swartmeerswael , Swartsterretjie
Arabic: الخرشنة السوداء, الخرشنة السوداء جنة
Asturian: Garrochín Prietu, Garrochín Sarríu
Azerbaijani: Qara sterna
Belarusian: Чорная рыбачка
Bulgarian: Черна рибарка
Breton: Ar stêrwennel du
Catalan: Fumarell, Fumarell negre
Catalan (Balears): Fumarell
Czech: Rybák cerný, Rybák černý, rybák èerný
Welsh: Corswennol ddu, Morwennol ddu, Ysgraell ddu
Danish: Sortterne
German: Trauerseeschwalbe
Greek: Μαυρογλάρονο
Greek (Cypriot): Μαυρογλάρονο
English: Black Tern
Esperanto: nigra ^sterno, Nigra ŝterno
Spanish: Charrán Negro, Charrancito Negro, Fumarel Cenizo, Fumarel Comun, Fumarel Común, Fumarel Negro, Gaviota Ceniza, Gaviota golondrina negra, Gaviota Negra, Gaviotica Prieta, Gaviotín negro, Golondrina-marina Negra
Spanish (Argentine): Gaviotín negro
Spanish (Chile): Gaviotín negro
Spanish (Colombia): Gaviotín Negro
Spanish (Costa Rica): Charrancito Negro
Spanish (Cuba): Gaviotica Prieta
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Charrán Negro, Gaviota Negra
Spanish (Honduras): Gaviota golondrina negra
Spanish (Mexico): charrán negro, Golondrina-marina Negra
Spanish (Nicaragua): Fumarel Negro
Spanish (Uruguay): Gaviotín negro
Spanish (Venezuela): Gaviota Negra
Estonian: Mustviires
Basque: Fumarell negre , Itsas enara beltz, Itsas enara beltza
Finnish: Mustatiira
Faroese: Svartterna
French: Guifette noire, Sterne noire
Irish: Geabhróg Dhubh
Galician: Fumarell negre , Gaivina negra
Manx: Gant doo
Haitian Creole French: Mòv nwa
Hebrew: מרומית שחורה
Croatian: Crna Cigra, Crna Čigra
Hungarian: Kormos szerko, Kormos szerkõ, Kormos szerkő
Armenian: [Sev Jratsitsar ], Սև Ջրածիծառ
Icelandic: Kolþerna, Koltþerna
Italian: Mignattino, Mignattino comune
Japanese: Hashi-guro kuro-hara ajisashi, hashigurokuroharaajisashi, Hashiguro-kurohara-ajisashi
Japanese: ハシグロクロハラアジサシ
Georgian: შანი თევზიყლაპია
Khakas: Хара хайлах
Kazakh: Қара қарқылдақ
Korean: 검은제비갈매기
Cornish: Morwennol dhu
Latin: Chlidonias niger, Chlidonias nigra, Hydrochelidon nigra
Lithuanian: Juodoji žuvėdra
Latvian: Melnais zīriņš
Macedonian: Рибарска вртимушка, Црна рибарка
Mongolian: Хилэн хараалай
Maltese: Ċirlewwa Sewda
Dutch: Zwarte Stern
Norwegian: Svartterne
Polish: Rybitwa bialoczelna, Rybitwa białoczelna, rybitwa czarna
Portuguese: gaivina preta, Gaivina-preta, trinta-réis-negro, Trinta-réis-negro / Gaivina-preta
Portuguese (Brazil): Trinta-réis-negro
Romansh: Pestgarel nair
Russian: Chyornaya Krachka, Крачка черная, Черная крачка, Чёрная крачка
Sardinian: Caixedda
Slovak: Čorík čierny, Rybár čierny
Slovenian: crna cigra, črna čigra
Albanian: Dallëndyshe deti zezë
Serbian: crna cigra, crna čigra, Црна чигра
Swedish: Svarttärna
Turkish: Kara sumru, Siyah Deniz-kırlangıcı
Tuvinian: Кара суг хараачыгайы
Ukrainian: Крячок чорний , Чорний крячок
Chinese: [hei fu-ou], 黑浮鷗, 黑浮鸥
Chinese (Taiwan): [hei fu-ou], 黑浮鷗

 

         

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