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Atlantic Bridled Tern Onychoprion anaethetus subsp. melanopterus

Photo: Michiel Oversteegen

Classification

anaethetus [species] (1)
melanopterus [subspecies]

Classification

anaethetus [species] (1)
melanopterus [subspecies]

Names

Dutch name Brilstern
English name Atlantic Bridled Tern
Alternative English name Bridled Tern
Alternative English name Egg Bird (Saba, St. Martin)
Papiamento name Meuchi Brel (Bonaire, Curaçao)
Papiamento name Stèrnchi Bril (Aruba)
Valid name Onychoprion anaethetus subsp. melanopterus (Swainson, 1837)
Synonym Sterna anaethetus melanoptera Swainson
Synonym Onychoprion anaethetus recognita (Mathews)
Synonym Sterna anaethetus recognita (Mathews)

Classification