Royal Tern Records

364-02-2012 Royal Tern

Species: Royal Tern Sterna maxima
Number of Individuals observed: 1
Date of Sighting: 10-31-2012 8:45 AM
County : BUCKS
Location : Lake Nockamixon / Nockamixon State Park
GPS Coordinates: 40.467976, -75.21894
Observer(s): Bill Etter
Date of Submission: 3-9-2013
Submitted by: Bill Etter

Written Description: yes Photo: yes Specimen: no Recording: no

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

364-01-2012 Royal Tern

Species: Royal Tern Sterna maxima

Date of Sighting: 10-30-2012
County : Philadelphia
Location : Pennypack on the Delaware
GPS Coordinates: 40.02814, -75.012703
Observer(s): Cameron Rutt, Tom Johnson, Doug Gochfeld, Frank Windfelder, G.Armistead, T.Fellenbaum, M.Dellwo
Date of Submission: 11-27-2012
Submitted by: Cameron Rutt

Written Description: YES Photo: YES (Tom Johnson Photo) Specimen: NO Recording: NO

Documentation

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

364-03-2011 Royal Tern

SECOND ROUND
Species: Royal Tern             Sterna maxima
Date of Sighting:  28 August 2011 to 28 August 2011
County : PHILADELPHIA      Location : PHILADELPHIA
Observer(s): George Armistead
Date of Submission: 2011
Submitted by: George Armistead
Written Description:  Yes                   Photo: No                                              Specimen: No                                        Recording: No


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Posted in Class IV-A, Completed, Not Accepted

364-01-2004 Royal Tern

Royal Tern — Peace Valley Park, Bucks County on September 29, 2004. Photo by Thomas Ford-Hutchinson. This photo shows the orange bill, the white forehead, and the black line leading from the eye to the ‘crest’ at the back of the head. Also note the band on the bird’s leg, which revealed that the bird was banded as a hatchling near Kure beach, North Carolina on June 25, 2004. This bird represents the 1st record for Bucks County and one of only a handful of records for Pennsylvania.

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed

364-01-2008 Royal Tern

Royal Tern — Delaware River, Bucks County on July 12, 2008. Photos by Devich Farbotnik. This photo shows the orange bill, the white forehead, and the black line leading from the eye to the ‘crest’ at the back of the head. This bird represents the 2nd record for Bucks County and one of only several records for Pennsylvania.

This photo shows the mostly light primaries in addition to the orange bill and the white forehead.

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Posted in Accepted, Class I - Photograph, Completed
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