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Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus)

Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus)

Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus)

Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus) Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus)

Class: Aves
Family: Laridae
Common Name: Brown Noddy
Genus: Anous
Species Name: stolidus

About The Brown Noddy

The Brown Noddy is a tropical seabird with a worldwide distribution, ranging from the Hawaiian Islands (USA) to the Tuamotu Archipelago (French Polynesia) and Australia in the Pacific Ocean, including colonies off the Pacific coast of north-west South and Central America, from the Red Sea to the Seychelles and Australia in the Indian Ocean including south-east Asia and in the Caribbean to Tristan da Cunha (St Helena to UK) in the Atlantic Ocean including a colony off the coast of Cameroon. Some colonies are also present in the sub-tropics with individuals from these colonies wintering in the tropics (del Hoyo et al. 1996).

Rights Holder: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
Bibliographic Citation: BirdLife International 2012. Anous stolidus. In: IUCN 2014 . IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1 . <www.iucnredlist.org>

Trips Where Observed

Africa: Eastern and Southern
French Polynesia
Galapagos Islands
Hawaii, Kauai

Member Lifelists

Galapagos Islands
United States

Sites Where Observed


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