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Cabot's or Cayenne Tern

Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus] (= Thalasseus acuflavidus) (Cabot, S, 1847)

The Sandwich Tern (Thalasseus sandvicensis, syn. Sterna sandvicensis) is a seabird of the tern family Sternidae. It is very closely related to the Lesser Crested Tern T. bengalensis, Chinese Crested Tern T. bernsteini, and Elegant Tern T. elegans, and has been known to interbreed with Lesser Crested. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
  Thalasseus

Scientific:
  Thalasseus acuflavidus

Citation:
  (Cabot, S, 1847)

Reference:
  Proc.BostonSoc.Nat.Hist. 2 p.257

Protonym:
  Sterna acuflavida

Avibase ID:
  9551D52A27504256

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9551D52A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 824138

Geographic range:

  • Thalasseus acuflavidus: E N America to s Caribbean; winters to s Peru and Uruguay
  • Thalasseus eurygnathus: Islands off Venezuela, the Guianas, e Brazil and n Argentina
English:
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern
Danish:
Amerikansk Splitterne
Finnish:
amerikanriuttatiira
French:
Sterne de Cabot ou S. de Cayenne
Italian:
Beccapesci americano
Japanese:
sandoitchiajisashi (acuflavidus)
Japanese:
サンドイッチアジサシ (acuflavidus)
Dutch:
Amerikaanse Grote Stern
Norwegian:
Strandterne
Polish:
rybitwa karaibska
Portuguese:
trinta-réis-de-bando
Portuguese (Brazil):
trinta-réis-de-bando
Russian:
Крачка Кабота
Slovak:
rybár ponáravý
Swedish:
Cabots tärna
Chinese:
小白嘴端凤头燕鸥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cabot's or Cayenne Tern ( Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus])
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Thalasseus sandvicensis acuflavidus [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Thalasseus sandvicensis acuflavidus [version 2]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Thalasseus sandvicensis acuflavidus [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Cabot's Tern ( Thalasseus acuflavidus) [version 2]
James Lee Peters (original):
Thalasseus sandvicensis acuflavidus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Thalasseus sandvicensis acuflavidus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Thalasseus acuflavidus [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Thalasseus [sandvicensis, acuflavidus or eurygnathus]

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Other synonyms


Danish: Amerikansk Splitterne
English: Cabot's or Cayenne Tern, Cabot's Tern
Spanish (Argentine): Gaviotín mexicano
Finnish: amerikanriuttatiira
French: Sterne de Cabot, Sterne de Cabot ou S. de Cayenne
Italian: Beccapesci americano
Japanese: sandoitchiajisashi (acuflavidus)
Japanese: サンドイッチアジサシ (acuflavidus)
Scientific: Sterna acuflavida, Thalasseus [acuflavidus or eurygnathus], Thalasseus acuflavidus, Thalasseus acuflavidus [incl. eurygnathus], Thalasseus sandvicensis acuflavidus
Dutch: Amerikaanse Grote Stern
Norwegian: Strandterne
Polish: rybitwa karaibska
Portuguese: trinta-réis-de-bando
Portuguese (Brazil): trinta-réis-de-bando
Russian: Крачка Кабота
Slovak: rybár ponáravý
Swedish: Cabots tärna
Chinese: 小白嘴端凤头燕鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 美洲白嘴端鳳頭燕鷗

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