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Family Laridae

HAWAII

Anous stolidus

Frigate Point, Midway Atoll

 

Eastern Island, Midway Atoll

 

North Beach, Midway Atoll

BROWN NODDY    NOIO KOHA

Uncommon around the Main Hawaiian Islands, common in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.  Somewhat larger than the Black Noddy.  Nests on the ground, trees, or manmade structures.  Remains within sight of land.

State of Hawaii DLNR Factsheet