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Common Tern Sterna hirundo   - Adult in breeding plumage
Common Tern
Photographer : © Subhadeep Ghosh
Location :Pulicat Lake, Tamil Nadu, India
Date : 23 June 2018
English synonyms:Black-billed Common Tern, Tibetan Common Tern, Sea-swallow, Bass Gull, Mackerel Gull, Red-Shank, Summer Gull
Bird Family :Sterninae - Terns & Noddies
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Note the broken lower mandible.
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