White-winged Tern

Chlidonias leucopterus

Order

CHARADRIIFORMES

Family

Gulls, Terns, Skimmers (Laridae)

Code 4

WWTE

Code 6

CHLLEU

ITIS

HEAD

White-winged Tern Head Illustration
  • Bill Shape: All-purpose
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Head pattern: Plain
  • Crown Color: Black
  • Forehead Color: Black
  • Nape Color: Black
  • Throat Color: Black
  • Cere color: No Data

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BODY

White-winged Tern Breeding Adult Body Illustration
  • Length Range: 23 cm (9 in)
  • Weight: 54 g (1.9 oz)
  • Size: Medium (9 - 16 in)
  • Color Primary: White, Black
  • Underparts: Black
  • Upperparts: Black
  • Back Pattern: Solid
  • Belly Pattern: Solid
  • Breast Pattern: Solid

FLIGHT

White-winged Tern Flight Illustration
  • Flight Pattern: Direct flight with rapid wing beats.
  • Wingspan Range: 51-61 cm (20-24 in)
  • Wing Shape: Pointed-Wings
  • Tail shape: Notched Tail
  • Tail Pattern: Solid
  • Upper Tail: White
  • Under Tail: White
  • Leg Color: Red
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