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Species profile—Onychoprion anaethetus (bridled tern)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Laridae (gulls and terns) → Onychoprion anaethetus (bridled tern)

Photo of Onychoprion anaethetus (bridled tern) - Gynther, I.,Ian Gynther,1988
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Laridae (gulls and terns)
Scientific name
Onychoprion anaethetus Scopoli, 1786
Common name
bridled tern
WildNet taxon ID
1906
Synonym(s)
Sterna anaethetus
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
SL
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Species environment
Marine & Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1906

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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