New York Natural Heritage Program
Gull-billed Tern
Gelochelidon nilotica (Gmelin, 1789)
Birds
Kingdom: Animalia

      Phylum: Craniata

           Class: Birds (Aves)

                Order: Gulls, Plovers, and Shorebirds (Charadriiformes)

                     Family: Terns, Gulls and Relatives (Laridae)


Synonyms [-]
  • Sterna nilotica Gmelin, 1789