Adult Arctic Tern
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Characteristics
Colouring Grey body, black head, red beak and legs
Voice Grating and sharp
Feeds on Fish and insects
Flight Relaxed and bouyant
Nesting Ground
Social Flocks
Adult Arctic Tern
Adult Arctic Tern
Page Last Updated 27/11/2017 17:36:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Charadriiformes
Family Sternidae
Species Sterna paradisaea
Category Terns
StdName Arctic Tern
Vital Statistics
Length 32 to 35 cms
Weight 80 to 110 gms
Wingspan 80 to 95 cms
Lifespan 1 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region NAYNorth America
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Country USYUnited States
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Region EUYEurope
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Arctic Tern (Species=Sterna paradisaea / Standard Name=Arctic Tern)