Several names share this combination and are defined under the rules of the zoological code. The species name Sterna hirundinacea might be an homonymy case.

Sterna hirundinacea Lesson, 1831

Zoology

Name-bearing types

SYNTYPE MNHN-ZO-MO-1989-278
SYNTYPE MNHN-ZO-2011-144

Taxonomy

Aves 11
Charadriiformes 11
Laridae 11
Sterna 11

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Birds (ZO) 11

Sterna hirundinacea Lesson, R, 1831

Zoology

Taxonomy

Aves 11
Charadriiformes 11
Laridae 11
Sterna 11

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Birds (ZO) 11