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Sandwich Tern
Thalasseus sandvicensis (Latham, 1787)
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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
  Thalasseus

Scientific:
  Thalasseus sandvicensis

Citation:
  (Latham, 1787)

Reference:
  Gen.Syn.BirdsSuppl. p.296

Protonym:
  Sterna Sandvicensis

Avibase ID:
  04B49AE78FFF9B68

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/04B49AE7

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176932

Geographic range:

  • Thalasseus sandvicensis: Europe to Caspian Sea; winters to S Africa, India, Sri Lanka
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Sandwich Tern
Czech:
  rybák severní
German:
  Brandseeschwalbe
Danish:
  Splitterne
Spanish:
  Charrán patinegro
Finnish:
  riuttatiira
French:
  Sterne caugek
Icelandic:
  Þaraþerna
Italian:
  Beccapesci
Japanese:
  sandoitchi aji-sashi
Japanese:
  サンドイッチアジサシ
Dutch:
  Grote Stern
Norwegian:
  Splitterne
Polish:
  rybitwa czubata
Portuguese:
  trinta-réis-de-bando
Portuguese (Brazil):
  trinta-réis-de-bando
Russian:
  Пестроносая крачка
Slovak:
  rybár sivý
Swedish:
  kentsk tärna
Chinese:
  白嘴端凤头燕鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 1]
British Ornithologists' Union Checklist (7th edition):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 1.52:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 1.53:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 1.54:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 1.55:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 2015:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 2016:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 2017:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
eBird version 2018:
   Sandwich Tern (Eurasian) ( Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
    Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Sandwich Tern ( Thalasseus sandvicensis) [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Thalasseus sandvicensis [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Thalasseus [sandvicensis or acuflavidus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Alternative arrangements:  1  2 


Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Grootseeswael , Grootseeswael (Grootsterretjie)
Arabic: خرشنة الساندويش
Asturian: Chirri
Azerbaijani: Alaburun sterna
Belarusian: Крычка пярэстаносая
Bulgarian: Гривеста рибарка, Гривеста рибарка (ssp. sandvicensis)
Bengali: স্যান্ডউইচ পানচিল
Breton: Ar skravig-kuchenn
Catalan: Xatrac becllarg
Catalan (Balears): Llambritja de bec llarg
Czech: rybák severní, rybák severní evropský
Welsh: Morwennol bigddu
Danish: Splitterne, Splitterne (Eurasik)
German: Brandseeschwalbe, Brandseeschwalbe (sandvicensis), Brandseeschwalbe-sandvicensis
Greek: Χειμωνογλάρονο
Greek (Cypriot): Χειμωνογλάρονο
English: Eurasian Sandwich Tern, Sandwich Tern, Sandwich Tern (Eurasian)
Esperanto: blanka ^sterno
Spanish: Charrán de Sandwich (sandvicensis), Charrán Patinegro, Gaviotín de Sandwich, Gaviotín Pico Amarillo o Gaviotín Brasilero ???
Spanish (Argentine): Gaviotín pico negro
Spanish (Chile): Gaviotín de Sandwich
Spanish (Colombia): Gaviotín Patinegro
Spanish (Costa Rica): Pagaza puntiamarilla
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Charrán Piconegro
Spanish (Spain): Charrán Patinegro (sandvicensis)
Spanish (Honduras): Gaviota golondrina sandwiche
Spanish (Mexico): Charrán de Sandwich, Charrán de Sandwich (sandvicensis)
Spanish (Panama): Gaviotín Puntiamarillo (sandvicensis)
Spanish (Peru): Gaviotín de Pata Negra
Spanish (Uruguay): Gaviotín Pico Amarillo o Gaviotín Brasilero ???
Spanish (Venezuela): Gaviota Patinegra
Estonian: Tutt-tiir
Basque: Txenada hankabeltza
Persian: پرستودریایی کاکلی تُک‌زرد , پرستودریایی کاکلی تُک‌زرد (بدصدا)
Finnish: riuttatiira
Faroese: Faksaterna
French: Sterne caugek, Sterne caugek (nominal), Sterne caugek (nominale), Sterne caugek (race nominale), Sterne caugek (sandvicensis)
Irish: Geabhróg Scothdhubh
Gaelic: Steàrnag Mhòr
Galician: Carrán cristado
Haitian Creole French: Mòv kojèk
Hebrew: שחפית סנדוויץ', שחפית שחורת-מקור (אירואסייתית)
Croatian: Dugokljuna Čigra, Dugokljuna čigra (euroazijska)
Hungarian: kenti csér, Kenti csér (Eurázsiai)
Armenian: Սպիտակաքիթ ջրածիծառ
Icelandic: Þaraþerna
Italian: Beccapesci
Japanese: sandoitchi aji-sashi, sandoitchiajisashi (sandvicensis)
Japanese: サンドイッチアジサシ, サンドイッチアジサシ (sandvicensis)
Japanese (Kanji): サンドイッチ鯵刺
Georgian: ჭრელნისკარტა თევზიყლაპია
Kazakh: Айдарлы қарқылдақ
Cornish: Morwennol penvagas
Latin: Sterna sandvicensis, Sterna sandvicensis sandvicensis, Thalasseus sandvicensis, Thalasseus sandvicensis sandvicensis
Luxembourgish: Mierséischmuewel
Lithuanian: Margasnapė žuvėdra
Latvian: Cekulzīriņš, Cekulzīriņš (sandvicensis)
Macedonian: Вртимушка
Maltese: Ċirlewwa tax-Xitwa
Dutch: Grote Stern, Grote Stern (sandvicensis)
Norwegian: Splitterne, splitterne (sandvicensis)
Polish: rybitwa czubata, rybitwa czubata (ssp. sandvicensis)
Pinyin: bái-zuǐ duān fèng-tóu yàn-ōu, bái-zuǐ duān yàn-ōu
Portuguese: garajau, trinta-réis-de-bando, Trinta-réis-de-bando / Garajau
Portuguese (Brazil): trinta-réis-de-bando, trinta-réis-de-bando (sandvicensis)
Portuguese (Portugal): Garajau-de-bico-preto (sandvicensis)
Romansh: Pestgarel piclapeschs
Romanian: Chiră de mare
Russian: Крачка пестроносая, Пестроносая крачка, Пестроносая крачка (подвид sandvicensis), Пестроносая чайка
Sindhi: د شَٕ ىً اٍي يي ٽبٽڄي سُټ ىٍُ )ثيٝيا
Slovak: rybár sivý
Slovenian: kricava cigra, kričava čigra
Albanian: Sterni dimërak
Serbian: dugokljuna čigra
Swedish: Kentsk tärna
Swahili: Shakwe Domo-rangimbili
Turkish: Kara Gagalı Sumru, Kara Gagalı Sumru (sandvicensis)
Ukrainian: Крячок рябодзьобий, Крячок рябодзьобий (підвид sandvicensis)
Chinese: 白嘴端凤头燕鸥, 白嘴端凤头鸥, 白嘴端燕鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 白嘴端燕鷗, 白嘴端鳳頭燕鷗
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 白嘴端燕鷗
Chinese (Taiwan): 白嘴端燕鸥

 

         

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