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Bird Sightings : Hebrides : Little Tern

 

 

Awaiting image for this species

 

 

Little Tern

Sterna albifrons

Gaelic: Steàrnan Beag

 

  • Little Tern
  • Sterna caspia
  • Gaelic: Steàrnan Beag
  • WI: Uncommon Migrant Breeder (10-99 breeding pairs)
  • Similar birds: Common Tern, Arctic Tern

 

Little Tern records in the Western Isles

Uncommon Migrant Breeder (10-99 breeding pairs)


On the chart below the darker the shade of blue the more abundant the bird is during a month or the more likely you are to see it.

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Source: Outer Hebrides Birds Checklist)

 

 

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