Chelido

(syn. Sterna Ϯ Common Tern S. hirundo) Gr. χελιδων khelidōn,  χελιδονος khelidonos  swallow; "G. 91.  CHELIDO ***), Sv. Tärna.  ... ***) Hab. gener. medias inter Zalochelidones et Laros alis longissimis acuminatis  ... Quum nom. gener. omni derivatione caret, nisi e nomine Suecano formatum, græcum Xελιδω , Hirundo marina, conservavimus" (Billberg 1828).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 19 January 2019).