Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Charadriiformes > Family Sternidae > Genus Sterna

Sterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

SternaLinnaeus, 1758accepted genus name

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: dallëndyshja e detit këmbëshkurtër; sterni dimërak sources: Dhora, DH. 2008. Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bulgarian: Гривеста рибарка sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: splitterne sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: grote stern sources: Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp.
 English: sandwich tern sources: Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London.
 English-United States: Sandwich Tern sources: Charles Hussey
 French: sterne caugek sources: Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.
 Gaelic: geabhróg scothdhubh sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Geabhróg scothdhubh
 German: Brandseeschwalbe sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Χειμωνογλάρονο sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Geabhróg scothdhubh sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Israel (Hebrew): שחפית שחורת-מקור sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: beccapesci sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: margasnapė žuvėdra sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: splitterne sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: rybitwa czubata sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: пестроносая крачка sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: kričava čigra sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: charrán patinegro sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: kentsk tärna sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kara gagali sumru; kara gagalı sumru sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Крячок рябодзьобий; Строкатоносий крячок sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: môr-wennol bigddu

Literature

basis of record

van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376

basis of record

Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London.

additional source

Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

additional source

Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp.

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

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External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Adriaens, P. (2012). Sterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137166

Drs Cees Roselaar. Sterna sandvicensis Latham, 1787. Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96955

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

EU Birds Directive:
Annex I 2009This species is the subject of special conservation measures concerning their habitat in order to ensure their survival and reproduction in their area of distribution, according to Annex I of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.
IUCN:
Red List status LC 2009This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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