Roseate Tern
Sterna dougallii
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The roseate tern is distinguished from the common terns in the right photo by the longer wings and the long tail streamers (center bird). Click the photo to see eight enlargements of breeding and non-breeding adults. Click here to read about a breeding colony.
 
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