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Definition of Sterna fuliginosa

Sterna fuliginosa
Sooty Soot"y, a. [Compar Sootier; superl. Sootiest.] [AS. s?tig. See Soot.] 1. Of or pertaining to soot; producing soot; soiled by soot. ``Fire of sooty coal.' --Milton. 2. Having a dark brown or black color like soot; fuliginous; dusky; dark. ``The grisly legions that troop under the sooty flag of Acheron.' --Milton. Sooty albatross (Zo["o]l.), an albatross (Ph[oe]betria fuliginosa) found chiefly in the Pacific Ocean; -- called also nellie. Sooty tern (Zo["o]l.), a tern (Sterna fuliginosa) found chiefly in tropical seas.
Sterna fuliginosa
Egg-bird Egg"-bird`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A species of tern, esp. the sooty tern (Sterna fuliginosa) of the West Indies. In the Bahama Islands the name is applied to the tropic bird, Pha["e]thon flavirostris.

Meaning of Sterna fuliginosa from wikipedia

- place for pelagic birds such as the sooty tern (Sterna fuliginosa), the greater crested tern (Sterna bergii) and the brown noddy (Anous stolidus). The...
- be a breeding ground for pelagic birds, including the sooty tern (Sterna fuliginosa) and brown noddy (Anous stolidus), which were formerly found in great...
- storm petrel, Oceanites oceanicus Polynesian storm petrel, Nesofregetta fuliginosa Order: Procellariiformes   Family: Hydrobatidae Band-rumped storm petrel...
- species known to live in excess of 30 years. Black-naped tern, Sterna sumatrana Common tern, Sterna hirundo Sooty tern, Onychoprion fuscatus Brown noddy, Anous...
- History Society. 19 (4): 994. Baker, E. C. S. (1912). "The Sooty Tern (Sterna fuliginosa) in Cachar". Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society. 21 (2):...
- storm-petrel, Pelagodroma marina Polynesian storm-petrel, Nesofregetta fuliginosa - vulnerable Phaethontidae Red-tailed tropicbird, Phaethon rubricauda...
- petrel, Fregetta grallaria (A) Polynesian storm petrel, Nesofregetta fuliginosa Order: Phaethontiformes   Family: Phaethontidae Tropicbirds are slender...
- (V) White-fronted tern, Sterna striata Common tern, Sterna hirundo (V) Arctic tern, Sterna paradisaea (V) Antarctic tern, Sterna vittata (V) Great crested...
- caspia - vagrant White-fronted tern Sterna striata Antarctic tern, Sterna vittata - vagrant Arctic tern, Sterna paradisaea - vagrant Little tern, Sternula...
- storm petrel, Pelagodroma marina Polynesian storm petrel, Nesofregetta fuliginosa Order: Procellariiformes   Family: Hydrobatidae Band-rumped storm petrel...
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