Adult bird in flight.

Sooty Tern (Sterna fuscata)
Adult bird in flight.
Species: Sooty Tern   Onychoprion fuscatus
Subspecies: serratus
Author: David Cook Wildlife Photography
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Added to IBC: 19 Dec 2015 - 07:57
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Altitude (m): 
93 meters


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David Cook Wildlife Photography, IBC1106487. Accessible at

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David Cook Wildlife Photography, IBC1106487. Photo of Sooty Tern Onychoprion fuscatus at Norfolk Island, Norfolk Island. Accessible at

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