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Least Tern

Scientific Name:
Sterna antillarum

Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Least Tern species, including the California Least Tern (subspecies) - Sterna antillarum browni

Group: Birds

Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-US FWS: May 28, 1985 (California Least Tern - June 2, 1970)

Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Bahamas, Central America (winters), Greater and Lesser Antilles, Mexico, Northern South America, USA (California, including the Miss. R. Basin), Atlantic Gulf Coasts

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