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Gull-billed Tern

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Gelochelidon nilotica Scientific name
Charadriiformes Order
Sternidae Family
36-42 cm. (Wingspan 76–91 cm) Length
Breeds coastal areas in North America. In Asia, Southern Africa & Europe they breed more inland, near water, marshes. Non-breeding, pasture & arable land, marshes, fens, coastal waters, marshes, lakes, estuaries. Habitat
Altitude
Range
 2-5 eggs, incubation 22-23  days, fledging 28-35 days. Clutch
Flying insects, crustaceans, small mammals, birds & amphibians, takes other terns eggs & chicks. Food  
  Habits
3240 - TSN: 176882 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Gull-billed Tern Roger Ahlman Pacoa saltpans, Santa Elena Ecuador XC66121 Call  

AKA:- Afrikaans: Oostelike Seeswael , Oostelike Sterretjie
Arabic: الخرشنة نورسية المنقار
Asturian: Chirri Picuprietu
Azerbaijani: Qağayıburun sterna
Bulgarian: Дебелоклюна рибарка
Breton: Ar skrav beg tev
Catalan: Curroc, Llambritja de bec negre
Catalan (Balears): Llambritja de bec negre
Czech: Rybák cernozobý, Rybák černozobý, rybák černozobý
Welsh: Morwennol ylfinbraff
Danish: Sandterne
German: Lachseeschwalbe, Lachsseeschwalbe, Lachsseeschwalbe-nilotica
Maldivian: Kanifulhu Dhooni
Greek: Γελογλάρονο
Greek (Cypriot): Γελογλάρονο
English: Gullbilled Tern, Gull-billed Tern, Marsh Tern
Esperanto: mevbeka ^sterno
Spanish: Charrán Pico Grueso, charrán picogrueso, Charrán Piquigordo, Charrán piquinegro, Gaviota de Pico Corto, Gaviota Pico Corto, Gaviota Piquigorda, Gaviotín Blanco, Gaviotín de Pico Negro, Gaviotín pico grueso, Gaviotín Pico Negro, Golondrina-marina Piquigruesa, Pagaza Piconegra
Spanish (Argentine): Gaviotín pico grueso
Spanish (Chile): Gaviotín pico grueso
Spanish (Colombia): Gaviotín Blanco
Spanish (Costa Rica): Charrán piquinegro
Spanish (Cuba): Gaviota de Pico Corto
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Charrán Piquigrueso, Gaviota Pico Corto
Spanish (Mexico): charrán pico grueso, charrán picogrueso, Golondrina-marina Piquigruesa
Spanish (Nicaragua): Charrán Piquinegro
Spanish (Paraguay): Gaviotín pico grueso
Spanish (Uruguay): Gaviotín Pico Grueso, Gaviotín Pico Negro
Spanish (Venezuela): Gaviota Pico Gordo
Estonian: naerutiir
Basque: Curroc, Txenada mokobeltza
Finnish: Hietatiira
Faroese: Sandterna
French: Sterne ŕ gros bec, Sterne hansel
Irish: Geabhróg Ghobdhubh
Galician: Carrán de bico curto, Curroc
Guarani: Atî
Haitian Creole French: Fou bčk nwa
Hebrew: שחפית עבת מקור, שחפית עבת־מקור, שחפית עבת-מקור
Hindi: Kadal kuruvi
Croatian: Debelokljuna Cigra, Debelokljuna Čigra
Hungarian: Kacagócsér
Armenian: [Vororaktuts Jratzitzar ], Որորակտուց Ջրածիծառ
Indonesian: Dara laut paruh hitam, Daralaut Tiram
Icelandic: Sandţerna
Italian: Sterna zampenere
Japanese: hashibutoajisashi, Hashibuto-ajisashi
Japanese: ハシブトアジサシ
Kazakh: Қаратұмсық қарқылдақ
Korean: 큰부리제비갈매기
Latin: Gelochelidon nilotica, Gelochelidon nilotica nilotica, Geochelidon nilotica, Sterna angelica, Sterna nilotica
Lithuanian: Kirasnapė žuvėdra
Macedonian: Галебоклуна морска (Дебелоклуна) рибарка
Malay: Camar Tiram
Maltese: Ċirlewwa Geddumha Oħxon
Dutch: Lachstern
Norwegian: Sandterne
Polish: Mewa trójpalczasta, rybitwa krótkodzioba
Portuguese: gaivina de bico preto, Gaivina-de-bico-preto, Trinta-réis-de-bico-preto
Portuguese (Brazil): Trinta-réis-de-bico-preto
Romansh: Pestgarel chomma naira
Russian: Крачка чайконосая, Крячок мартиноносий, Чайконосая крачка
Slovak: rybár krátkozobý, rybár krátkozobý (rybárka krátkozobá), Rybárka krátkozobá
Slovenian: crnonoga cigra, črnonoga čigra
Albanian: Dallëndyshe deti këmbëzezë
Serbian: debelokljuna cigra, debelokljuna čigra, Дебелоклјуна чигра
Swedish: Sandtärna
Swahili: Shakwe Domo-nene
Thai: นกนางนวลแกลบปากหนา
Turkish: Gülen Deniz-kırlangıcı, Gülen Sumru, Gülün Sumru
Ukrainian: Крячок чорнодзьобий , Чорнодзьобий крячок
Vietnamese: Nhŕn chân đen
Chinese: 欧嘴噪鸥, 鷗嘴噪鷗, 鷗嘴燕鷗, 鸥嘴噪鸥

Sub-species

Sterna nilotica
Sterna nilotica addenda
Sterna nilotica affinis
Sterna nilotica aranea
Sterna nilotica arenea
Sterna nilotica groenvoldi
Sterna nilotica gronvoldi
Sterna nilotica macrotarsa
Sterna nilotica nilotica
Sterna nilotica vanrossemi
 

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