a coastal bird of New Zealand and SE Australia, Sterna striata, with a long black bill, a white breast, and a forked tailAlso called: black cap, kahawai bird, sea swallow, tara
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- white-faced hornet,
- white-flowered gourd,
- white-footed mouse,
- white-fringed beetle,
- white-fronted goose,
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