Black Tern

Black Tern
Classification(s) : Prey
Cat Name : Crow
Common Name : Black Tern
Scientific Name : Chilidonias niger
Other Name(s) :
Physical Description :

A small black bird with a slightly curved beak. Their wings are dark grey, the forehead is white, and their is a white spot behind the eye.

Physical Statistics :

Length: 9 – 10 Inches (23 – 26 Centimeters)
Wingspan: 22–24 Inches (57 – 60 Centimeters)
Weight: 1 – 2 Ounces (50 – 60 Grams)

Behavior :

Terns are active during the day. These birds live in marshes and make their nests on floating, rotting things. They migrate during the winter.

Social Organization :

Black Terns live in flocks.

Approval Level : None; Black Terns are quite common in the forest.
Kill Difficulty : Moderate;

The talons and beak of a Black Tern can blind or injure a cat.

Training Level : Specialty - Group Flying;

Multiple cats are needed to frighten off most of them and catch a few.

Hunting Tactic : Birds
Food Quality : High; Black terns produce a rich flesh and are large enough to feed more than one cat.