Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Common Tern

A white bird with black cap and orange beak and legs flies overhead with wings and tail feathers spread
Common Name
Common Tern
FWS Focus

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

  • To view all branches of a respective taxonomic level, see the Taxa column.
  • To further filter your view of branches that FWS focuses on, see the FWS Focus column.
  • By default, the list view will always show the child branches of the current taxon.

Branches of Sterna hirundo hirundo

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
All Subtaxa 0 0

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Sterna
Species Sterna hirundo FWS Focus
Subspecies Sterna hirundo hirundo FWS Focus

Viewing: descendants of Sterna hirundo hirundo