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Inca Tern (Larosterna inca) (Lesson, 1827)
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae

Scientific:
  Larosterna inca
Citation:
  (Lesson, 1827)

Protonym:
  Sterna Inca

Avibase ID:
  FF6C3B9C8E71701B

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176950


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Larosterna inca: Islands off Peru and Chile; ranges rarely n to Ecuador
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Inca Tern
Czech:
  rybák inka
German:
  Inkaseeschwalbe
Danish:
  Inkaterne
Spanish:
  Charrán Inca
Finnish:
  inkatiira
French:
  Sterne inca
Italian:
  Sterna inca
Japanese:
  inkaajisashi
Japanese:
  インカアジサシ
Dutch:
  Incastern
Norwegian:
  Inkaterne
Polish:
  rybitwa wasata
Portuguese:
  Grazina-inca
Russian:
  Крачка инков
Slovak:
  rybarica ozdobná
Swedish:
  Inkatärna
Chinese:
  印加燕鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Sterne inca ( Larosterna inca)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Sterne inca ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 1st edition:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 4th edition:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
eBird version 1.50:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
eBird version 1.52:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
eBird version 1.53:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
eBird version 1.54:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Howard and Moore 4th edition:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
James Lee Peters:
    Larosterna inca
James Lee Peters (original):
    Larosterna inca
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Larosterna inca
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Inca Tern ( Larosterna inca)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Larosterna inca

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Czech: Rybák inka
Danish: Inkaterne
German: Inka Seeschwalbe, Inkaseeschwalbe
English: Inca Tern
Spanish: Charrán Inca, Gaviotín Inca, Gaviotín monja
Spanish (Chile): Gaviotín monja
Spanish (Colombia): Gaviotín Inca
Estonian: inkatiir
Finnish: Inkatiira
French: Gygis à bec fin, Sterne inca
Hebrew: שחפיות
Hungarian: inka csér
Italian: Sterna inca
Japanese: inkaajisashi
Japanese: インカアジサシ
Latin: Larosterna inca
Dutch: Incastern, Inkastern, Inka-stern
Norwegian: Inkaterne
Polish: rybitwa wasata, rybitwa wąsata
Portuguese: Grazina-inca
Russian: Крачка инков, Крачка-инка
Slovak: Rybár inkský, rybarica ozdobná
Swedish: Inkatärna
Chinese: 印加燕鸥

 

         

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