Saturday, April 12, 2014

The Fairy Tern

White Tern (or Fairy Tern)
Gygis alba

Range: Mariana Islands
Status: Common
Habitat: Nests and roost in dense forest (where available) or low vegetation on atolls.
Nesting: Do not build a nest. Instead, they lay a single egg on a bare tree branch.
Diet: Fish and squid.

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