Bridled Tern
Onychoprion (Sterna) anaethetus
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Uncommon along the coast, the bridled tern has a thin white supercillium that extends behind the eye and a dark hind-crown that contrasts with a paler neck and back. These photos were taken on Maziwe island (11-14), courtesy of Paul Oliver.


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Paul Oliver

Last Update this page: 11-25-14