LC
South American Tern Sterna hirundinacea



References

Antas, D.T.Z. 1991. Status and conservation of seabirds breeding in Brazilian waters. In: Croxall, J.P. (ed.), Seabird status and conservation: A supplement, pp. 141-158. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Clements, J.F.; Shany, N. 2001. A Field Guide to the Birds of Peru. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

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

Duffy, D.C.; Hays, C.; Plenge, M.A. 1984. The Conservation Status of Peruvian Seabirds. In: Croxall, J.P.; Evans, P.G.H.; Schreiber, R.W. (ed.), Status and Conservation of the World's Seabirds, pp. 245-259. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, UK.

Schlatter, R.P. 1984. The Status and Conservation of Seabirds in Chile. In: Croxall, J.P.; Evans, P.G.H.; Schreiber, R.W. (ed.), Status and Conservation of the World's Seabirds, pp. 261-269. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Woods, R.W. 1988. Guide to Birds of the Falkland Islands. Anthony Nelson, Oswestry, U.K.

Woods, R.W.; Woods, A. 1997. Atlas of Breeding Birds of the Falkland Islands. Anthony Nelson, Oswestry, U.K.

Yorio, P.; Frere, E.; Gandini, P.; Schiavini, A. 2001. Tourism and recreation at seabird breeding sites in Patagonia, Argentina: Current concerns and future prospects. Bird Conservation International 11(4): 231-245.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Species factsheet: Sterna hirundinacea. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2021. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2021) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/10/2021.