Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Common Tern Sterna hirundo

Photo: Carel de Haseth

Classification

Laridae [family]
Sterna [genus] (3)
hirundo [species]

Classification

Laridae [family]
Sterna [genus] (3)
hirundo [species]

Habitat

Habitats (general):
  • Terrestrial
  • Freshwater
  • Brackish water
  • Marine