River tern (Sterna aurantia)

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River tern fact file

River tern description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCharadriiformes
FamilyLaridae
GenusSterna (1)

Information on the river tern (Sterna aurantia) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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River tern status

The river tern is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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River tern  
River tern

© Bibhav Behera

Bibhav Behera
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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