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Lesser Noddy

Anous tenuirostris (Temminck, 1823)

The Lesser Noddy (Anous tenuirostris), also known as the Sooty Noddy, is a species of tern in the Sternidae family. It is found in Comoros, Kenya, Liberia, Mauritius, Seychelles, South Africa, and United Arab Emirates. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
  Anous

Scientific:
  Anous tenuirostris

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1823)

Reference:
  Pl.Col. livr.34 pl.202

Protonym:
  Sterna tenuirostris

Avibase ID:
  03F9EB153E1DD50C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/03F9EB15

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176943

Geographic range:

  • Anous tenuirostris tenuirostris: Seychelles, Mascarene and Maldive islands
  • Anous tenuirostris melanops: Houtman Abrolhos Islands (w Australia); formerly Indonesia
English:
Lesser Noddy
Czech:
nody tenkozobý
German:
Schlankschnabelnoddi
Danish:
Noddy
Spanish:
Tiñosa Picofina
Finnish:
pikkuruskotiira
French:
Noddi marianne
Icelandic:
Snúðþerna
Italian:
Noddy minore
Japanese:
indohimekuroajisashi
Japanese:
インドヒメクロアジサシ
Dutch:
Kleine Noddy
Norwegian:
Smånoddy
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Smånoddy
Polish:
rybitwa cienkodzioba
Portuguese:
Andorinha-do-mar-preta-menor
Russian:
Малая глупая крачка
Slovak:
nody tenkozobý
Swedish:
mindre noddy
Ukrainian:
Крячок тонкодзьобий
Chinese:
小玄燕鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Lesser Noddy ( Anous tenuirostris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Noddi marianne ( Anous tenuirostris) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements, version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black Noddy ( Anous tenuirostris) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Lesser Noddy ( Anous tenuirostris) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Anous tenuirostris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Anoüs tenuirostris [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Anous tenuirostris [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Anous [tenuirostris or minutus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Afrikaans: Kleinbruinseeswael , Kleinbruinseeswael (Kleinbruinsterretjie), Kleinbruinsterretjie
Catalan: Nodi becfí
Czech: Nody tenkozobý
Danish: Noddy
German: Schlankschnabelnoddi
Maldivian: Kurangi
English: Black Noddy, Lesser Noddy, Sooty Noddy, White-capped Noddy
English (IOC): Lesser Noddy
English (Kenya): Lesser Noddy
Spanish: Charrán Pequeño, Charran Picofina, Tiñosa Picofina
Spanish (Spain): Tiñosa Picofina
Spanish (HBW): Lesser Noddy
Estonian: väike-tõmmutiir
Finnish: Pikkuruskotiira
French: Noddi à bec grêle, Noddi à tête blanche, Noddi marianne
Hungarian: indiai noddi
Icelandic: Snúðþerna
Italian: Noddy minore, Sterna stolida minore
Japanese: hime kuro aji-sashi, Hime-kuro-ajisashi, indohimekuroajisashi
Japanese: インドヒメクロアジサシ, ヒメクロアジサシ
Japanese (Kanji): 姫黒鯵刺
Scientific: Anous tenuirostris, Anoüs tenuirostris, Anous tenuirostris tenuirostris, Sterna tenuirostris
Lithuanian: Laibasnapė žuvėdra, Mažasis nodis
Latvian: tievknābja zīriņš
Malayalam: ചെറിയ നോടി ആള
Dutch: Kleine Noddy
Norwegian Nynorsk: Smånoddy
Norwegian: Smånoddy
Polish: rybitwa cienkodzioba, rybołówka cienkodzioba
Pinyin: xiǎo xuán-yàn-ōu
Portuguese: Andorinha-do-mar-preta-menor, Tinhosa-pequena, Trinta-réis
Russian: Крачка кланяющаяся малая, Малая глупая крачка
Slovak: nody tenkozobý
Serbian: Mali nodi
Swedish: Mindre noddy
Swahili: Buabua Domo-jembamba
Turkish: Küçük Nodi
Ukrainian: Крячок тонкодзьобий
Chinese: 小玄燕鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 小玄燕鷗, 小黑燕鷗

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