Gelochelidon nilotica Gmelin 1789 (gull-billed tern)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Laridae

Alternative combination: Sterna nilotica

Belongs to Gelochelidon according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Olson and Rasmussen 2001

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lee Creek Mine, Yorktown Formation (Pliocene of North Carolina)

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