Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Terns :: Yellow-billed Tern

Yellow-billed Tern Sterna superciliaris

Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Amazon Tern
Old scientific name(s): Sternula superciliaris


Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - Aug, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil - Aug, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  Paraguay River, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  Argentina - Aug, 2006 © Jean-Michel Fenerole 
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Tropical South America e. of the Andes;
Colombia and Venezuela (Rio Orinoco) s. in Guyana, Surinam, Guiana throught the Amazon Basin of Brazil (Bahia) to n. and e. Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and ne. Argentina s. to the Rio de la Plata and ne. Buenos Aires.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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