Yellow-billed Tern

Sternula superciliaris

ML71322801



eBird Checklist S39786182
Laguna de Huacarpay
Cuzco [Cusco], Peru
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Latitude and Longitude -13.618, -71.7304 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

photo next to Andean Lapwing for size

Observation details

With photo and video. https://flic.kr/p/ZcTi4m Probably same bird I saw on 25th Sept as landed on exact same spot. Appeared flying 5.50am.landed 06.05am. Flew off 6.10am in direction of 2nd viewing tower Small white tern. Black wing tips and leading edge of wing ( outer third to half of wing). Yellow bill ( not especially huge). Black crown and black eye stripe going behind eye Legs yellow.seen next to Lapwings for size comparison( tern was much smaller). Video is poor quality because against the sun and very misty.

Technical Information

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Dimensions
1920 x 1080

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