sea coasts in Patagonia.
Images taken in Puerto Deseado, Santa
seawater or freshwater.
In marine environment, it is
observed on the coast the Buenos Aires province .
The beak is yellow with red and black tip.
taken by Lito Camps, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires province.
It inhabits rivers and mountain lakes.
taken in Reserva Provincial Lagunas de Epu Lauquen, Neuquen
GREY-HOODED GULL: Chroicocephalus
environments marine and freshwater.
BROWN-HOODED GULL: Chroicocephalus maculipennis
Aquatic environments, open area.
GULL-BILLED TERN: Gelochelidon
Frequents lakes and lagoons of brackish or freshwater
Ilustration by Maria Gabriela
Frequents lakes and
lagoons of brackish or freshwater.
inhabits aquatic environments throughout the country.
SOUTH AMERICAN TERN:
Inhabits sea coasts of Patagonia. In
winter it was observed off the coast of the Province
It nests in the colony. Place the eggs
directly into the soil, sand or rocky beaches.
The chicks have plumage mimetic.
ANTARCTIC TERN:Sterna vittata
Breeding in Antarctida and Islands sector
Photographs taken at Penguin
Island, Santa Cruz province and coasts in Chubut province.
LARGE-BILLED TERN: Phaetusa simplex
environment of northeastern Argentina.
TERN: Sternula supercilliaris
Aquatic environment of northeastern Argentina.
Inhabits sea coasts of Patagonia, may arrive in winter to the Buenos Airesprovince.
Photographs taken in
Camarones, Santa Cruz province. There are authors who see
Sterna sandvicensis (Sandwich Tern) conespecíficos with S. eurygnatha, while
others give priority to specific name on sandvicensis eurygnatha, including both
as Sterna sandvicensis.
It inhabits the Argentine coastline. The photograph was taken on the coasts to the Chubut province.
It inhabits the Chilean
coast, the Pacific Ocean. Similar to S. maximum.
Immigration from North americas. It has recently been observed on the coast
Argentine sea, on the coast of Buenos Aires. The photo that was included
taken in Puerto Deseado and it could be this species.