Elegant Tern

Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans

Range map

Elegant Tern, Range map
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Elegant Tern

Thalasseus elegans

Range

This map depicts the range boundary, defined as the areas where the species is estimated to occur at a rate of 5% or more for at least one week within each season.  Learn more

Occurrence
Year-round
Breeding season
Apr 19 - Jun 14
Non-breeding season
Dec 14 - Feb 8
Pre-breeding migratory season
Feb 15 - Apr 12
Post-breeding migratory season
Jun 21 - Dec 7
Note: Seasonal ranges overlap and are stacked in the order above; view full range in season maps.
Seasons timeline
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