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Old Saturday 20th May 2006, 07:05   #11
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Originally Posted by CJW
The legs look a bit dull to me and, if it is a Little Tern, what happened to the black tip to it's bill??
Also Saunder's should be black tip to it's bill. Concerning the colour of legs,
see follow link:
http://www.birdingisrael.com/birdNew...undersTern.htm

But this overall impression fits perhaps better to Little..., who knows---- ;-)

Porter et all in Field Guide to the Birds of the Middle East does not mention Fairy Tern (Sterna nereis)...
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