White-winged Tern
Chlidonias leucopterus
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The white-winged tern is seen on inland lakes and along the coast. The upper two photos was taken on Maziwe Island (1-13) and in the Serengeti (2-17), both courtesy of Paul Oliver. The 10th row bird (Lake Baringo, 1-23) is courtesy of Per Holmen. The photo above was taken by Karine Van der Vurst at Mabamba swamp (Uganda, 2-10); click it to see 14 enlargements. The other photos were taken at Lake Eyasi, Lake Manyara, Fungu Zinga, and Pembe Abwe.

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-23 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Karine Van der Vurst, Paul Oliver, Stein Ø. Nilsen, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 4-19-23