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Thalasseus  F. Boie, 1822
Taxonomic Serial No.: 176928

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderCharadriiformes  – Shore Birds, Gulls, Alcids, Plovers, Oystercatchers, goélands, alcidés, Auks, huîtriers  
                            FamilyLaridae  – Gulls, Terns, becs-en-ciseaux, goélands, labbes, mouettes, Skimmers  
                               GenusThalasseus F. Boie, 1822  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Thalasseus acuflavidus (S. Cabot, 1847) – Cabot's Tern, Sterne de Cabot, trinta-réis-de-bando 
                                  Species Thalasseus albididorsalis (E. Hartert, 1921) – West African Crested Tern, Sterne d'Afrique 
                                  Species Thalasseus bengalensis (R. Lesson, 1831) – Sterne voyageuse, Charrán bengalí, garajau-pequeno, Lesser Crested Tern 
                                  Species Thalasseus bergii (M. H. K. Lichtenstein, 1823) – Swift Tern, Great Crested Tern, Greater Crested Tern, Sterne huppée, Charrán piquigualdo, garajau-de-bico-amarelo 
                                  Species Thalasseus bernsteini (Schlegel, 1863) – Sterne d'Orient, Charrán chino, trinta-réis-chinęs-de-crista, Chinese Crested Tern 
                                  Species Thalasseus elegans (Gambel, 1849) – Sterne élégante, Elegant Tern, Charrán elegante, garajau-elegante 
                                  Species Thalasseus maximus (Boddaert, 1783) – Royal Tern, Charrán real, Sterne royale, trinta-réis-real, garajau-real 
                                  Species Thalasseus sandvicensis (Latham, 1787) – Charrán de Sandwich, Sandwich Tern, Sterne caugek, Charrán patinegro, garajau 

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  Source: IOC World Bird List (version 12.1), website (version 12.1)  
  Acquired: 2022   
  Notes: Gill, F., D. Donsker, and P. Rasmussen, eds. 2022. IOC World Bird List (v 12.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.12.1. Available at [Accessed 21 Jan, 2022]   
  Reference for: Thalasseus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Thalasseus   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.04.02, website (version 02-Apr-11)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: "Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
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