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Royal Tern

There are two sub-species of Royal Tern, one found in north Africa and one on the east coast of America and they only rarely visit Britain's shores

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Common Name Royal Tern
Scientific Name Thalasseus maximus
Species Group Birds Gulls Skuas and Terns
Status Very rare
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