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Little Tern Sterna albifrons sinensis   - Adults and immature
Little Tern
Photographer : © David Bakewell
Location :Tanjung Tokong, Penang, Malaysia
Date : 26 August 2006
English synonyms:Western White-shafted Ternlet (tormenti = sinensis), Least Tern, Little Striker, Minute Tern, Sea Swallow, Silver Ternlet
Bird Family :Sternini - Terns & noddies
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :1st winter bird (centre) shows paler legs and browner cap than adults, as well as dark subterminal marks on coverts