Lesser noddy

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The Lesser noddy is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Lesser Noddy (Anous tenuirostris) is a species of tern in the Sternidae family. It is found in Comoros, Kenya, Liberia, Mauritius, Seychelles, South Africa, and United Arab Emirates. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Anous tenuirostris. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007. More

* Lesser Noddy, Anous tenuirostris Genus Procelsterna * Blue Noddy, Procelsterna cerulea * Grey Noddy, Procelsterna albivitta Genus Gygis * White Tern, Gygis alba * Little White Tern, Gygis microrhyncha Noddies are reportedly a dietary staple on the island of Nauru. References - * Bridge, E. S.; Jones, A. W. & Baker, A. J. More

* Lesser Noddy portrait, Aride, Seychelles A portrait of a Lesser Noddy. Aride Island, Seychelles Norbert Sauberer 21 September 2008 16 weeks ago 4 * Lesser Noddy on Aride, Seychelles One Lesser Noddy perched Aride Island, Seychelles Norbert Sauberer 21 September 2008 16 weeks ago 3. More

The following are photographs of a Lesser Noddy at Wooded Island in the Abrolhos Islands in November 2001. There were several thousand breeding on Wooded Island and nearby Morley Island in the mangroves. More

Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris tenuirostris Lesser Noddy Photographer : More

The Australian Lesser Noddy was used once as a food source. The eggs, chicks and adult birds were eaten by guano harvesters. Further Information on the Australian Lesser Noddy: E-mail us related website links! Google Sponsored Links: Bibliography: Http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/MU9950047.htm http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/sites/index.html?action=SpcHTMDetails.asp&sid=3296&m=0 - Home - About - Contact - Disclaimer - Australian Animals Other Australian Sites: Australian History (c) Copyright 2004-2006 australianfauna. More

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Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris Lesser Noddy - Gulls, Terns & Skimmers - Laridae Links will open countrypage in new window - Grenadines (G) 30.06.1998 Seabirds Sheet - Maldive Islands 08.04. More

The Lesser Noddy, Anous tenuirostris, is smaller and slimmer then the Brown Noddy and has a very long narrow beak. Lesser Noddies nest in the southeast season, from April to October, always in trees, building platform nests. Feeding in flocks, they fly within a few metres of the water and swoop to pick small fish and squid from just beneath the surface. More

Australian Lesser Noddy - Conservation issues * 5.1 General Introduction * 5.2 Taxonomy * 5.3 Distribution * 5.4 Population Size and Trend * 5.5 Breeding Biology, Ecology and Diet * 5.6 Threats specific to the Australian Lesser Noddy * 5.7 Issues and Recommendations * 5.8 References * Table 5. More

Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris = Seychelles - Aug, 2001 More

Lesser Noddy Anous tenuirostris = Described by: Temminck (1823) Alternate common name(s): Sooty Noddy Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors Photographs Seychelles - Aug, 2001 More

It is larger than the Lesser Noddy and has a relatively short, stout beak. Brown Noddies breed from April to September. Brown or Common Noddy pair © Martin Harvey Often building nests from sticks or seaweed in the tops of coconut palms. On predator-free islands, some birds breed on the ground, laying an egg directly onto rock ledges without building a nest. More

The Lesser Noddy is smaller and slimmer then the Brown Noddy and has a very long narrow beak. Its head has a larger pale area then in the Brown Noddy, but the demarcation between light and dark areas is less sharp. Lesser Noddy © Jeff Watson Lesser noddy mother and chick © Nguyen Thi Dao Lesser Noddies nest in the southeast season (from April to October) always in trees. More

A newly established colony of Lesser Noddys have made their home on the island where I live. This is my first attempt at capturing birds in flight. These guys don't make it easy either as they just flit all over the place. Your critique and suggestions on technique on capturing birds in flight is greatly appreciated and most welcome as always. Thank you for looking - Cheers - Karen D200 70-200vr 1/250s @ f/5. More

Lesser Noddy - Anous tenuirostris Noddi marianne = Noddi marianne Le guide ornitho : Les 848 espèces d'Europe en 4000 dessins Gallery : © Martin Riethmuller Order : Charadriiformes Family : Laridae Species : Lesser Noddy Age : Adult Reference: mari25697 Other pictures Date taken : 2006 Dec Geographic data Country : Mauritius (mp) Region More

* Lesser Noddy, similar amounts at locations as the previous species. * Fairy Tern, seen everywhere, even through the streets of Victoria. Thousands on and around Bird, Cousin and Aride. * Madagascar Turtle Dove, common on Mahe and Praslin. * Barred Ground Dove, common and confiding almost everywhere. * Seychelles Blue Pigeon, seen in small numbers on all islands except Bird. More

Lesser Noddy - Cousin Island - Seychelles Lesser Noddy Nesting Noddies Lesser Noddy - Anous Tenuirostris (Seychelles) Lesser Noddy (Anous tenuirostris) Locations for recordings with GPS coordinates There is 1 record for sp:5676.00 (foreground species only). More

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Order : Charadriiformes
Family : Laridae
Genus : Anous
Species : tenuirostris
Authority : (Temminck, 1823)