Data about <i>Sternula antillarum</i>

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Distribution

 
latitude min
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10.02 degrees
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latitude max
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44.85 degrees
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longitude min
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-119 degrees
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longitude max
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-60.5 degrees
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geographic distribution includes
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Amazon-Orinoco-Southern Caribbean mangroves
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Apure-Villavicencio dry forests
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Araya and Paria xeric scrub
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Atlantic coastal pine barrens
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Bahamian pine mosaic
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Bahamoan-Antillean mangroves
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Baja California desert
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Belizean pine forests
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California coastal sage and chaparral
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California interior chaparral and woodlands
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California montane chaparral and woodlands
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Caribbean shrublands
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Cayos Miskitos San Andres and Providencia Moist Forests
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Central American Atlantic moist forests
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Central American dry forests
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Central and Southern mixed grasslands
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Central forest-grasslands transition
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Central tall grasslands
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Central U.S. hardwood forests
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Cerrado
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Chocó-Darién moist forests
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Costa Rican seasonal moist forests
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Cuban cactus scrub
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Cuban dry forests
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Cuban moist forests
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Cuban pine forests
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Cuban wetlands
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East Central Texas forests
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Edwards Plateau savanna
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Enriquillo wetlands
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Flint Hills tall grasslands
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Florida sand pine scrub
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Guajira-Barranquilla xeric scrub
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Guianan Freshwater swamp forests
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Guianan moist forests
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Gulf of California xeric scrub
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Hawaii tropical dry forests
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Hawaii tropical low shrublands
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Hawaii tropical moist forests
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Hispaniolan dry forests
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Hispaniolan moist forests
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Hispaniolan pine forests
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Isthmian-Atlantic moist forests
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Isthmian-Pacific moist forests
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Jalisco dry forests
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Jamaican dry forests
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Jamaican moist forests
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La Costa xeric shrublands
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Lara-Falcón dry forests
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Leeward Islands moist forests
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Lesser Antillean dry forests
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Magdalena-Urabá moist forests
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Maracaibo dry forests
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Marajó varzea
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Mesoamerican Gulf-Caribbean mangroves
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Middle Atlantic coastal forests
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Miskito pine forests
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Mississippi lowland forests
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Nearctic
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Nebraska Sand Hills mixed grasslands
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Neotropical
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New England-Acadian forests
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Northeastern coastal forests
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Northern California coastal forests
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Northern Mesoamerican Pacific mangroves
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Northern short grasslands
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Northwestern Hawaii scrub
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Oceania
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Orinoco Delta swamp forests
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Orinoco wetlands
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Panamanian dry forests
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Paraguana xeric scrub
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Pindare moist forests
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Piney Woods forests
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Puerto Rican dry forests
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Puerto Rican moist forests
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San Lucan xeric scrub
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Sierra de la Laguna dry forests
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Sinaloan dry forests
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Sinú Valley dry forests
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Sonoran desert
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Sonoran-Sinaloan transition subtropical dry forest
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South American Pacific mangroves
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South Florida rocklands
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Southeastern conifer forests
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Southeastern mixed forests
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Southern Mesoamerican Pacific mangroves
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Southern Pacific dry forests
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Tamaulipan mezquital
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Texas blackland prairies
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Trinidad and Tobago moist forests
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Western Gulf Coastal grasslands
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Western short grasslands
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Windward Islands moist forests
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Yucatán dry forests
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Yucatán moist forests
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Physical Description

 
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40 g adult
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7 g neonate stage
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Ecology

 
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animal habitation
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bay
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bay
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beach
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beach
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coast
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coast
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estuary
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island
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lake
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Large river biome
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Large river biome
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marine habitat
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mudflat
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river
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saline pan
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saline water
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sandy beach
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shore
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terrestrial biome
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terrestrial habitat
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tropical
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Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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Mangroves
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Mediterranean Forests, woodlands and scrubs
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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Temperate Coniferous Forests
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Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
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Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
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Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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preys upon
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water nitrate concentration min
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0.25 µmol/L
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water nitrate concentration max
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1.33 µmol/L
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water temperature min
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24.2 degrees Celsius
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water temperature max
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27.71 degrees Celsius
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water silicate concentration min
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0.94 µmol/L
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water silicate concentration max
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3.02 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration min
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0.056 µmol/L
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water phosphate concentration max
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0.39 µmol/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration min
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4.46 mL/L
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water dissolved O2 concentration max
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4.98 mL/L
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water O2 saturation min
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98.15 percent
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water O2 saturation max
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103.36 percent
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water salinity min
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33.53 PSU
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water salinity max
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35.93 PSU
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Life History and Behavior

 
clutch/brood/litter size
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2
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onset of fertility
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1,095 days female
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1,095 days male
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total life span max
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24.1 years
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growth rate
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0.31 per day
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prenatal development duration
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21 days
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Conservation

 
population trend
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Decreasing
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conservation status
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least concern
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extinction status
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extant
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extant
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