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Category:Gelochelidon - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Gelochelidon


Gull-billed Tern is the only species belonging to this genus.


Gelochelidon is a genus in the family Laridae.
Some authorities include this genus in Sterna.

Genus Gelochelidon viewedit
G. nilotica Gull-billed Tern
G. macrotarsa Australian Tern


  1. SACC proposal (passed) read in May 2009
  2. Clements, J. F., P. C. Rasmussen, T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, A. Spencer, S. M. Billerman, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2023. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2023. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  3. Gill, F, D Donsker, and P Rasmussen (Eds). 2023. IOC World Bird List (v 13.2). Doi 10.14344/IOC.ML.13.2. http://www.worldbirdnames.org/

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Pages in category ‘Gelochelidon’

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