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Functional group 1: Seabirds
Numerous species of pelagic seabirds are recorded in the Lesser Antilles, the following are amongst the most common.


Black-capped petrel Pterdroma hasitata
Brown pelican Pelacanus occidentalis
Cayenne tern Sterna eurygnatha
Common tern Sterna hirundo
Gull-billed tern Galechelidon nilotica
Royal tern Sterna maxima
Least tern Sterna antillarum
Sandwich tern Sterna sandvicensis
Roseate tern Sterna dougalli
Bridled tern Sterna anaethetus
Sooty tern Sterna fuscata
Laughing gull Larus atricilla
Black noddy Anous minutus
Masked booby Sula dactylatra
Red-footed booby Sula sula
Brown noddy Anous stolidus
Red-billed tropicbird Phaethon aethereus
White-tailed tropicbird Phaethon lepturus
Audubon's shearwater Puffinus lherminieri
Magnificent frigatebird Fregata magnificens
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