Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleuticus


del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. 1996. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 3: Hoatzin to Auks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

Gochfeld, M., Burger, J., Garcia, E.F.J. & Sharpe, C.J. 2018. Aleutian Tern (Onychoprion aleuticus). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Available at:

Haney, J.C., J.M. Andrew and D.S. Lee. 1991. A closer look: Aleutian Tern. Birding 23: 346-351.

Oehlers, S., Catterson, N., Goldstein, M., Pyare, S. 2010. Aleutian Terns: Migration Mystery. Available at:

Renner, H.M., Romano, M.D., Renner, M., Pyare, S., Goldstein, M.I. & Arthukin, Y. 2015. Assessing the breeding distribution and population trends of the Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleuticus. Marine Ornithology 43(2): 179–187.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2006. Alaska Seabird Information Series: Aleutian Tern Onychoprion aleutica

Wetlands International. 2004. Waterbirds around the world: a global review of the conservation, management and research of the world's major flyways.

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Onychoprion aleuticus. Downloaded from on 19/09/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 19/09/2019.