user_mobilelogo

sterna paradisaea2Sterna paradisaea
(Arctic tern)

Scientific name: Sterna paradisaea (Pontoppidan, 1763)
Popular names: Arctic tern
Danish name: Havterne

Family: Sternidae (Terns)

Distribution: Circumpolar (Arctic and Antarctic regions)
Observation site:

Max size: ~ 85 cm (wingspan); ~ 39 cm (body length) / 130 g

Description


Pictures