Lesser Crested Tern

photo by Aviceda

Scientific classification

Order

Charadriiformes

Family

Laridae

Subfamily

Thalasseus

Species

bengalensis

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally grey upperparts and white underparts
* Pretty long orange bill and black legs. In winter a black cap
* Size: about 40 cm

Habitat

Coastal areas

Countries

Africa
Asia
Oceania

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