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Roseate Tern [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis]

Sterna dougallii [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis] (= Sterna dougallii gracilis) Gould, J 1845




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Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
   Sterna
Scientific:
  Sterna dougallii gracilis


Original description

Citation:
  Gould, J 1845

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London Part 1, 3 no.148 p. 76

Protonym:
  Sterna gracilis

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862572


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  B081AA71508BC6A2

Avibase ID:
  avibase-B081AA71

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/B081AA71


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 825065

Geographic range:

  • Sterna dougallii bangsi: Arabian Sea; e China to New Guinea, Solomons and Ryukyus
  • Sterna dougallii arideensis: Seychelles to Madagascar and Rodrigues I.
  • Sterna dougallii korustes: Sri Lanka, Andaman Islands and Mergui Archipelago
  • Sterna dougallii gracilis: Moluccas and n and w Australia
English:
Roseate Tern [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis]
French:
Sterne de Dougall [gracilis, korustes, bangsi ou arideensis]


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Roseate Tern [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis] ( Sterna dougallii [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Roseate Tern [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis] ( Sterna dougallii [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis])
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Sterna dougallii gracilis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Sterna dougallii gracilis [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Sterna dougallii gracilis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Sterna dougallii gracilis [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Sterna dougallii gracilis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Sterna dougallii

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English: Roseate Tern [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis]
French: Sterne de Dougall (gracilis), Sterne de Dougall [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis], Sterne de Dougall [gracilis, korustes, bangsi ou arideensis]
Scientific: Sterna dougallii [gracilis, korustes, bangsi or arideensis], Sterna dougallii gracilis, Sterna gracilis

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