Two birds in non-breeding plumage on wreck at Dili foreshore; subspecies longipennis?

Two birds in non-breeding plumage on wreck at Dili foreshore; subspecies longipennis?
Species: Common Tern   Sterna hirundo
Author: ColinTrainor
Date: 
Saturday, November 13, 2004
Added to IBC: 15 Dec 2013 - 04:55
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3 meters
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Probably migrant bird longipennis. Few records from Timor region, all recent in Oct/Nov and March.

 

Ebird checklist: 

https://ebird.org/view/checklist/S56427509

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Citation

ColinTrainor, IBC1218357. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1218357.

Extended version
ColinTrainor, IBC1218357. Video of Common Tern Sterna hirundo at Dili, Timor. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1218357.

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