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Forster's Tern

Sterna forsteri

Description:

Non breeding plumage is characterized by the black eye patch and a black bill, which will turn orange with a black tip during breeding season.

Habitat:

Spotted at Alabama Point East - Gulf State Park.

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Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Orange Beach, Alabama, USA

Spotted on Jan 22, 2019
Submitted on Feb 4, 2019

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