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Black Tern

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A mainland European species that occasionally ventures north into the British Isles and can be seen in Dorset on such occasions.



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Ian Ballam

The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Sites List Distribution Map Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
Common Name Black Tern
Scientific Name Chlidonias niger
Interest Level
Species Family Terns
Preferred Environment
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Additional Identification Notes