Taxon profile


Fairy Tern
Sternula nereis (Gould, 1843)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Laridae - gulls »  genus Sternula

Scientific synonyms

Sterna nereis (Gould, 1843)

IUCN category:Vulnerable
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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Sternula nereis davisae Mathews & Iredale, 1913
subspecies Sternula nereis exsul Mathews, 1912
subspecies Sternula nereis nereis (Gould, 1843)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [2c176f23-7d19-4606-80ab-1ff90efdf7a6]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Sternula nereis (Gould, 1843)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3281]

Bird Life [] [as Sterna nereis (Gould, 1843)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Sternula nereis Gould, 1843]
Data retrieved on: 17 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Sterna nereis (Gould, 1843)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Sternula nereis]
Data retrieved on: 17 April 2013

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