Juvenile Whiskered Tern


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Characteristics
Colouring Pale grey body, black ears, white throat
Voice Dry and rasping
Feeds on Fish, insects and crustaceans
Flight Light easy and direct
Nesting Semi-Floating
Social Flocks
Juvenile Whiskered Tern
Juvenile Whiskered Tern
Page Last Updated 2/14/2020 10:55:07 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Declining
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Species Chlidonias hybridus
Category Terns
StdName Whiskered Tern
Vital Statistics
Length 9.4 to 11.0 ins
Weight 2.5 to 2.8 ozs
Wingspan 22.4 to 24.8 ins
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NAYNorth America
CANUSR
Country USYUnited States
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