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White-cheeked Tern

Sterna repressa Hartert, E, 1916

The White-cheeked Tern (Sterna repressa) is a species of tern in the Sternidae family. It is found in Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Maldives, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Laridae
Genus:
  Sterna

Scientific:
  Sterna repressa

Citation:
  Hartert, E, 1916

Reference:
  Novit.Zool. 23 p.298

Protonym:
  Sterna repressa

Avibase ID:
  CF5C013D4B3FE57D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CF5C013D

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 176914

Geographic range:

  • Sterna repressa: Islands and coasts of Red Sea and Persian Gulf to India
English:
White-cheeked Tern
Czech:
rybák bělolící
German:
Weißwangen-Seeschwalbe
Danish:
Hvidkindet Terne
Spanish:
Charrán Arábigo
Finnish:
arabiantiira
French:
Sterne à joues blanches
Icelandic:
Rokþerna
Italian:
Sterna guancebiache
Japanese:
arabiaajisashi
Japanese:
アラビアアジサシ
Dutch:
Arabische Stern
Norwegian:
Hvitkinnterne
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitkinnterne
Polish:
rybitwa arabska
Portuguese:
Gaivina-cinzenta
Russian:
Аравийская крачка
Slovak:
rybár bielolíci
Swedish:
vitkindad tärna
Ukrainian:
Крячок аравійський
Chinese:
白颊燕鸥


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 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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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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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Sterne à joues blanches ( Sterna repressa)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Sterne à joues blanches ( Sterna repressa)
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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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 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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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:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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Oriental Bird Club:
White-cheeked Tern ( Sterna repressa)
James Lee Peters:
Sterna repressa
James Lee Peters (original):
Sterna repressa
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Sterna repressa
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-cheeked Tern ( Sterna repressa)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-cheeked Tern ( Sterna repressa)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
White-cheeked Tern ( Sterna repressa)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sterna repressa
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Sterna repressa

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Witwangseeswael , Witwangseeswael (Witwangsterretjie), Witwangsterretjie
Arabic: الخرشنة بيضاء الخد
Catalan: Xatrac de galtes blanques
Czech: Rybák belolící, rybák bělolící
Danish: Hvidkindet Terne
German: Weißwangen-Seeschwalbe
English: White-checked Tern, Whitecheeked Tern, White-cheeked Tern
English (IOC): White-cheeked Tern
English (Kenya): White-cheeked Tern
Spanish: Charrán Arábigo, Gaviotín de Mejillas Blancas
Spanish (Spain): Charrán Arábigo
Spanish (HBW): Charrán arábigo
Estonian: korallitiir
Persian: پرستودریایی گونه‌سفید
Finnish: Arabiantiira
French: Sterne à joues blanches
Hebrew: שחפית לבנת־לחי, שחפית לבנת-לחי, שחפית שוניות
Hungarian: fehérarcú csér
Icelandic: Rokþerna
Italian: Sterna guancebiache, Sterna guancebianche
Japanese: arabiaajisashi
Japanese: アラビアアジサシ
Scientific: Sterna albigena, Sterna repressa
Lithuanian: Pilkoji žuvėdra
Latvian: Arābijas zīriņš
Malayalam: വെണ്‍കവിളൻ ആള
Dutch: Arabische Stern
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitkinnterne
Norwegian: Hvitkinnterne
Polish: rybitwa arabska
Portuguese: Gaivina-arábica, Gaivina-cinzenta
Portuguese (Portugal): Gaivina-arábica
Russian: Аравийская крачка
Sindhi: د شَٕ ىً اٍي يي ځ وً ٴٍٕى ي
Slovak: Rybár bielolíci
Slovenian: pepelasta čigra
Serbian: Belolika čigra
Swedish: Vitkindad tärna
Swahili: Shakwe Shavu-jeupe
Turkish: Arap Sumrusu
Ukrainian: Крячок аравійський
Chinese: 白颊燕鸥
Chinese (Traditional): 白頰燕鷗

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