Tarrock

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Tarrock
Common tern with fish.jpg
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Aves
Order: Charadriiformes
Faimily: Sternidae
Genus: Sterna
Species: S. hirundo
Binomial name
Sterna hirundo
Linnaeus, 1758
Cairt shawin the breedin range o Sterna hirundo (maist o temperate northren hemisphere), an winterin auries (coasts in tropics an soothren hemisphere).
       Breedin range
       Winterin range
(ranges are approximate)
Synonyms

Sterna fluviatilis Naumann, 1839

The Tarrock[2] (Sterna hirundo) is a seabird o the tern faimily Sternidae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. BirdLife International (2012). "Sterna hirundo". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  2. Gill, F; Donsker D (eds). "IOC World Bird Names (v 2.11)". International Ornithologists' Union.  Retrieved 28 February 2012