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Sandwich Tern

Scientific Name: Sterna sandivicensis Family: Laridae Order: Charadriiformes
Size: 15 inches Range: Coastline of Southeastern U.S. and Gulf of Mexico Habitat: Coastal areas

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Photo 1 of 2.   Location: Tampa Bay.   Date: 2006-12-31

"One of my favorite shots, taken while lying in the sand"

Photo 2 of 2.   Location: Southwest Florida.   Date: 2006-12-29

Landing in a bunch of Royal Terns