Terns surface feeding on a large mass of krill that has been driven to the surface by a school of sardine.
Often hovers before diving for baitfish. Will also pirate from other birds such as Pelicans.
Range: Southern Atlantic and Pacific Coasts south into Mexico
Species: Sterna maxima
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