Tern, Lesser Crested
Size : 37-42cm
Habitat : Prefers sand and coral cays, especially those with less than 25% vegetation cover. Mostly forages in inshore waters, rarely seen at open sea.
Mostly eats fish.
My Tern – A pocket guide to the terns of Australia, Birdlife Australia
|Classifications:||Bird, water and shoreline|
|Family:||Laridae (Gulls, Terns & Skimmers)|
|Information sources:||Photo 1 taken at Seaforth, Photo 2 at Ball Bay both by Marlis Schoeb|