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Fumarel cariblanco (Whiskered tern)

Chlidonias hybrida


in flight

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I understood it was changed to hybridus as hybrida is grammatically incorrect, as has happened with a number of other species also. Apparently tense and gender have to be the same for both words in proper Latin, though I'm no expert.
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kozoga a year ago

The two scientific names (C. hibridus and C. hybrida) are synonyms. I think C. hybrida is currently accepted.

kozoga a year ago

Yes, you're right, it's a mistake. Corrected, thank you.

Should it not be Fumarel Cariblanco and Chlidonias hybridus?

CAT, Spain

Lat: 40.66, Long: 0.78

Spotted on Jun 29, 2017
Submitted on Jul 6, 2017

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