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Sterna Linnaeus, 1758

1294558  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1294558)

accepted
Genus
Species Sterna acuflavida Cabot, 1847
Species Sterna acuticauda Gray, 1832
Species Sterna albifrons Pallas, 1764
Species Sterna albostriata (Gray, 1845)
Species Sterna aleutica Baird, 1869
Species Sterna anaethetus Scopoli, 1786
Species Sterna antillarum (Lesson, 1847)
Species Sterna aurantia Gray, 1831
Species Sterna balaenarum (Strickland, 1852)
Species Sterna bengalensis Lesson, 1831
Species Sterna bergii Lichtenstein, 1823
Species Sterna bernsteini Schlegel, 1863
Species Sterna caspia Pallas, 1770
Species Sterna dougallii Montagu, 1813
Species Sterna elegans Gambel, 1849
Species Sterna eurygnatha Saunders, 1876
Species Sterna forsteri Nuttall, 1834
Species Sterna fuscata Linnaeus, 1766
Species Sterna hirundinacea Lesson, 1831
Species Sterna hirundo Linnaeus, 1758
Species Sterna lorata Philippi & Landbeck, 1861
Species Sterna lunata Peale, 1848
Species Sterna maxima Boddaert, 1783
Species Sterna nereis (Gould, 1843)
Species Sterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789
Species Sterna paradisaea Pontoppidan, 1763
Species Sterna repressa Hartert, 1916
Species Sterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787
Species Sterna saundersi Hume, 1877
Species Sterna striata Gmelin, 1789
Species Sterna sumatrana Raffles, 1822
Species Sterna superciliaris Vieillot, 1819
Species Sterna trudeaui Audubon, 1838
Species Sterna virgata Cabanis, 1875
Species Sterna vittata Gmelin, 1789
Species Sterna zimmermanni

Species Sterna affinis Cretzschmar in Rüppel, 1827 accepted as Sterna bengalensis Lesson, 1831
Species Sterna alba Sparrman, 1786 accepted as Gygis alba (Sparrman, 1786)
Species Sterna hybrida Pallas, 1811 accepted as Chlidonias hybridus (Pallas, 1811)
Species Sterna leucoptera Temminck, 1815 accepted as Chlidonias leucopterus (Temminck, 1815)
Species Sterna media Horsfield, 1821 accepted as Sterna bengalensis Lesson, 1831
Species Sterna melanogaster Temminck, 1827 accepted as Sterna acuticauda Gray, 1832
Species Sterna melanorhyncha Gould, 1848 accepted as Sterna striata Gmelin, 1789
Species Sterna nigra Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Chlidonias niger (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Sterna sanctipauli Gould, 1865 accepted as Sterna striata Gmelin, 1789
Species Sterna stolida Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Anous stolidus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Sterna tenuirostris Temminck, 1823 accepted as Anous tenuirostris (Temminck, 1823)
Species Sterna tschegrava Lepechin, 1770 accepted as Sterna caspia Pallas, 1770
Species Sterna velox Gould, 1843 accepted as Sterna striata Gmelin, 1789
marine
recent + fossil
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 137 [details]   
IRMNG (2018). Sterna Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1294558 on 2020-01-18
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2006-09-20 22:00:00Z
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2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 137 [details]   

basis of record Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Monroe Jr. & Sibley, 1993 [details]   

verified source for family WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

verified source for genus Neave, S. A. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]. , available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

current name source CoL2006 [details]   

current name source WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source SN2000/Monroe Jr. & Sibley, 1993, PaleoDB [details]   

habitat flag source web search (AJR) [details]   

original description  (of Thalasseus Boie, 1822) Isis (Oken), 10
page(s): 563 [details]   

original description  (of Sternia Gambel, 1849) J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad., 1 (4)
page(s): 228 [details]   

original description  (of Sternus Lesson, 1828) Man. Orn., 2
page(s): 381 [details]   

original description  (of Terna Wood, 1835) Orn. Guide
page(s): 227 [details]   
From other sources
Descriptive info Terns [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

Nomenclatural status available [details]

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