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Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica Scientific name definitions

K. C. Molina, J. F. Parnell, R. M. Erwin, Guy M. Kirwan, and Ernest Garcia
Version: 1.0 — Published October 24, 2023

Revision History

Birds of the World

  • Version  1.0

  • October 24, 2023
  • Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica

Authors

K. C. Molina, J. F. Parnell, R. M. Erwin, Guy M. Kirwan, and Ernest Garcia

Revisors

Steven G. Mlodinow and Peter Pyle

Recommended Citation

Molina, K. C., J. F. Parnell, R. M. Erwin, G. M. Kirwan, and E. F. J. Garcia (2023). Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (N. D. Sly, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.gubter2.01

Revision Notes

Steven G. Mlodinow standardized the account with Clements taxonomy. Peter Pyle contributed to the Plumages, Molts, and Structure page. Arnau Bonan Barfull curated the media.

Authors

K. C. Molina, J. F. Parnell, R. M. Erwin, Josep del Hoyo, Nigel Collar, Guy M. Kirwan, and Ernest Garcia

Recommended Citation

Molina, K. C., J. F. Parnell, R. M. Erwin, J. del Hoyo, N. Collar, G. M. Kirwan, and E. F. J. Garcia (2020). Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.gubter1.01


Birds of North America

  • Version  2.0

  • Revision
  • April 4, 2014
  • Gull-billed Tern Gelochelidon nilotica

Authors

K. C. Molina, J. F. Parnell, and R. M. Erwin

Revisors

K. C. Molina

Recommended Citation

Molina, K. C., J. F. Parnell, and R. M. Erwin (2014). Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.140

Recommended Citation

Parnell, J. F., R. M. Erwin, and K. C. Molina. 1995. Gull-billed Tern (Sterna nilotica). In The Birds of North America, No. 140 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.). The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, and The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C. https://doi.org/10.2173/tbna.140.p


Handbook of the Birds of the World

Authors

Michael Gochfeld, Joanna Burger, Guy M. Kirwan, and Ernest Garcia

Revisors

Guy M. Kirwan and Ernest Garcia

Recommended Citation

Gochfeld, M., J. Burger, G. M. Kirwan, and E. F. J. Garcia (2017). Common Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica). In Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Authors

Josep del Hoyo, Nigel Collar, Guy M. Kirwan, and Ernest Garcia

Revisors

Ernest Garcia

Recommended Citation

del Hoyo, J., N. Collar, G. M. Kirwan, and E. F. J. Garcia (2016). Australian Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon macrotarsa). In Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Recommended Citation

Molina, K. C., J. F. Parnell, R. M. Erwin, G. M. Kirwan, and E. F. J. Garcia (2023). Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (N. D. Sly, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.gubter2.01