Terns (Sternidae)

Damara Tern (Sterna balaenarum) - HBW 3, p. 659

French: Sterne des baleiniers German: Damaraseeschwalbe Spanish: Charrancito de Damara

Taxonomy: Sternula balænarum Strickland, 1852, Damaraland.
Sometimes included in S. albifrons superspecies. Monotypic.

Distribution: Namibia to Cape Province; recorded N to Cabinda (N Angola) during breeding season. Migrates as far as Nigeria.

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