Fairy Terns (seabirds) - Sterna nereis
The Fairy Tern (Sterna nereis) is a small tern which occurs in the southwestern Pacific.
There are three subspecies:
- Australian Fairy Tern, Sterna nereis nereis - breeds in Australia
- New Caledonian Fairy Tern, Sterna nereis exsul - breeds in New Caledonia
- New Zealand Fairy Tern, Sterna nereis davisae - breeds in northern New Zealand
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