Sterna fuscata Linnaeus, 1758
|Threat status Europe||Not evaluated (IUCN)|
|Natura 2000 sites||2 are designated for this species|
|Natura 2000 species code||A564|
The EUNIS species component has very limited information about this species.
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Threat and conservation status
IUCN Red List status of threatened species
The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.
EU conservation status
The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.
Natura 2000 sites
Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites
|PTZPE0030||Portugal||Ilhéu da Praia - Ilha Graciosa||Map|
|PTZPE0034||Portugal||Ilhéu da Vila e Costa Adjacente - Ilha de Stª. Maria||Map|
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Common names and synonyms
|EBCC Atlas of breeding birds||European Bird Census Council's Atlas of Breeding Birds|
|EURing code:06230||European bird-ringing|
|EoL||Encyclopedia of Life|
|Fauna Europaea search||Fauna Europaea|
|GBIF search||Global Biodiversity Information Facility|
|ITIS (invalid)||Interagency Taxonomic Information System|
|NCBI search||National Center for Biotechnology Information|