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Juvenile Caspian Tern

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Colouring Grey upper, streaked cap, dull beak, white breast
Voice Deep and explosive
Feeds on Fish
Flight Strong and powerful
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Juvenile Caspian Tern
Juvenile Caspian Tern
Page Last Updated 3/21/2020 11:25:11 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status EN-Endangered
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Species Hydroprogne caspia
Category Gulls, Terns, Skimmers
StdName Caspian Tern
Vital Statistics
Length 18.9 to 21.7 ins
Weight 7.1 to 8.8 ozs
Wingspan 37.8 to 43.7 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Long
Beak Width Wide
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Caspian Tern (Species=Hydroprogne caspia / Standard Name=Caspian Tern)