Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Terns :: Inca Tern

Inca Tern Larosterna inca

Described by: Lesson (1827)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Peru - Aug, 2002 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Pucusana, Peru - Jan, 2005 © R S Scanlon  Islas Ballestas, off Paracas, Peru - Sep 3, 2002 © Peter R. Bono  Lima, Peru - 2004 © Chris Snyers  Paracas, Peru - Aug, 2008 © Jean-Michel Fenerole 
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Pacific coast of wc. South America;
Coasts of Peru and Chile s. to Aconcagua.
Rarely ranges n. to Ecuador.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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