Lesser Crested Tern

India

Moderate
Priority
Lesser Crested Tern
Thalasseus bengalensis
Long-term Trend:
Decline
Current Annual Trend:
Stable
Distribution Range Size:
Moderate
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Other

Conservation
Categories

Global Red List:

Least Concern

Wild Life Protection Act:

Schedule-II

Additional Information p

Long-term Trend (%) -49.82 Long-term Trend CI (%) (-59.06, -38.62) Current Annual Trend (%) -0.25 Current Annual Trend CI (%) (-2.63, 2.14) Distribution Range Size (sq.km) 53,020 Distribution Range Size CI (sq.km) (52,690, 53,350) Migratory Status Resident & Local Migrant Habitat Specialization Wetland Endemicity Non-endemic

See Interpreting Species Pages for a detailed explanation

To cite this page: SoIB 2023. State of India's Birds factsheet: Lesser Crested Tern Thalasseus bengalensis (India) https://stateofindiasbirds.in/species/lecter2/. Accessed on 2024-07-16.

India