Arctic TernSterna paradisaea

The map represents observations of this taxon, but it may not be used as a distribution map. A total of

observations in Finland?

FinBIF master checklist
Scientific name
Sterna paradisaea
Pontoppidan, 1763
Vernacular names
  • lapintiira (Finnish)
  • silvertärna (Swedish)
  • Arctic Tern (English)
Taxon rank
Occurrence in Finland
Published from Finland
Status in Finland
  • Stable population
Administrative status
  • EU Directive on Conservation of Wild Birds Annex I ?
Conservation status in Finland
  • 2019 LC – Least Concern
  • 2015 LC – Least Concern
  • 2010 LC – Least Concern
  • 2000 LC – Least Concern
  • Jari Valkama
Number of public DNA barcode sequences
Due to restrictions in the internatonal BOLD API, we currently cannot show these numbers. ?
Informal groups
  • Birds