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Common all around the Australian coast. Gould found it abundant in both Tasmania and New South Wales, particularly in winter. Frequents bays and inlets.

The original letterpress description accompanies this lithograph.


Published in The Birds of Australia. 1840-1848.


Author. John Gould.


Artist. John Gould and Henry Richter.


Lithograph. Original hand colour.


Paper size. 545 mm x 365 mm.


Condition. EXCELLENT.


Acquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.



THALASSEUS POLIOCERCUS. [Thalasseus bergii. Crested Tern. Bass Strait Tern.]

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