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White-tailed Tropicbird
Phaethon lepturus Daudin, 1802
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Order:
  Phaethontiformes
Family:
  Phaethontidae
Genus:
  Phaethon

Scientific:
  Phaethon lepturus

Citation:
  Daudin, 1802

Reference:
  Hist.Nat.[Buffon]ed.Didot 14 p.319

Protonym:
  Phaëton [sic] lepturus

Avibase ID:
  1D07B501FEAF0840

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174676

Geographic range:

  • Phaethon lepturus lepturus: Islands in Indian Ocean
  • Phaethon lepturus fulvus: Christmas I. (Indian Ocean)
  • Phaethon lepturus dorotheae: Islands in tropical w Pacific (Hawaii to New Caledonia)
  • Phaethon lepturus catesbyi: Breeds islands in tropical Atlantic Ocean
  • Phaethon lepturus ascensionis: Fernando de Noronha and Ascension islands
  • Phaethon lepturus europae: Europa I. (s Mozambique Channel)
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  White-tailed Tropicbird
Czech:
  faeton žlutozobý
German:
  Weißschwanz-Tropikvogel
Danish:
  Hvidhalet Tropikfugl
Spanish:
  Rabijunco Menor
Finnish:
  pikkutropiikkilintu
French:
  Phaéton à bec jaune
Icelandic:
  White-tailed Tropicbird
Italian:
  Fetonte codabianca
Japanese:
  shiraonettaichou
Japanese:
  シラオネッタイチョウ
Dutch:
  Witstaartkeerkringvogel
Norwegian:
  Småtropikkfugl
Polish:
  faeton zóltodzioby
Portuguese:
  Rabo-de-palha-de-bico-laranja
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Rabo-de-palha-de-bico-laranja
Russian:
  Белохвостый фаэтон
Slovak:
  faeton bielochvostý
Swedish:
  vitstjärtad tropikfågel
Chinese:
  白尾鹲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon flavirostris) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic Bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon americanus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Yellow-billed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   White-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Phaéton à bec jaune ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Phaéton à bec jaune ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   White-tailed Tropic Bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   White-tailed Tropic Bird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Phaethon lepturus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Phaëthon lepturus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Phaethon lepturus [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   White-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon lepturus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Phaethon lepturus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Phaethon lepturus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Witpylstert
Catalan: Cuajonc becgroc
Czech: Faeton žlutozobý
Danish: Hvidhalet Tropikfugl
German: Weißchwanz-Tropikvogel, Weißschwanz-Tropikvogel
Maldivian: Dhandifulhu Dhooni
English: Golden Bosunbird, Long-tailed Tropicbird, Long-tailed tropic-bird, White-tailed Tropic Bird, Whitetailed Tropicbird, White-tailed Tropicbird, White-tailed Tropic-bird, Yellow-billed Tropic Bird, Yellow-billed Tropicbird, Yellow-billed Tropic-bird
English (Kenya): White-tailed Tropicbird
Spanish: Ave del trópico de cola blanca, Chirre, Contramaestre, Rabijunco, Rabijunco Cola Blanca, rabijunco colablanca, Rabijunco Coliblanco, Rabijunco de Pico Amarillo, Rabijunco Menor, Rabijunco Piquigualdo
Spanish (Chile): Ave del trópico de cola blanca
Spanish (Colombia): Rabijunco Piquigualdo
Spanish (Cuba): Contramaestre, Rabijunco
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Rabijunco, Rabijunco coliblanco
Spanish (Spain): Rabijunco Menor
Spanish (Mexico): rabijunco cola blanca, rabijunco colablanca, Rabijunco Coliblanco
Spanish (Panama): Rabijunco Coliblanco
Spanish (Puerto Rico): Chirre/Rabijunco Coliblanco
Estonian: väike-troopikalind
Finnish: Pikkutropiikkilintu
French: Paille-en-queue à bec jaune, Paille-en-queue à brins blancs, Petit Paille-en-queue, Petit Phaéton, Phaéton à bec jaune, Phaéton à queue blanche
Haitian Creole French: Pay-an-ke bèk jòn
Hawaiian: Koa'e kea
Hungarian: fehérfarkú trópusimadár
Indonesian: Buntutsate Putih, Buntut-sate putih, Burung Buntut Satek Putih, Burung Buntut-sate Putih
Italian: becco giallo, Fetone beccogiallo, Fetonte coda bianca, Fetonte codabianca
Japanese: Shirao-nettaicho, shiraonettaichou, Shirao-nettaichou, shiro-o nettai-chō
Japanese: シラオネッタイチョウ, シロオネッタイチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 白尾熱帯鳥
Latin: Phaethon americanus, Phaëthon americanus, Phaethon flavirostris, Phaëthon flavirostris, Phaethon lepturus, Phaëthon lepturus
Lithuanian: Baltauodegis fajetonas
Latvian: baltastes faetons
Malagasy: Kafotsy
Malayalam: മഞ്ഞച്ചുണ്ടൻ ഉറുമിവാലൻ
Malay: Burung Sinbad Ekor Putih
Dutch: Witstaartkeerkringvogel
Norwegian: Småtropikfugl, Småtropikkfugl
Palauan: Dudek
Polish: faeton zóltodzioby, faeton żółtodzioby
Pinyin: bái-wěi méng, bái-wěi rèdài-niǎo, cháng-wěi méng, cháng-wěi rèdài-niǎo
Portuguese: Rabijunco-de-bico-amarelo, rabo-de-palha-de-bico-laranja
Portuguese (Brazil): Rabo-de-palha-de-bico-laranja
Portuguese (Portugal): Rabijunco-pequeno
Russian: Белохвостый фаэтон, Желтоклювый Фаэтон
Slovak: Faeton bielochvostý
Serbian: Belorepi feton
Swedish: Vitstjärtad tropikfågel
Swahili: Ndege-mawingu
Thai: นกร่อนทะเลหางขาว
Thai (Transliteration): nók rôaan-tʰa-lee hăaŋ-kʰăaw
Turkish: Sarı Gagalı Tropikkuşu
Tahitian: petea
Chinese: 白尾熱帶鳥, 白尾鸏, 白尾鹲, 白尾鹲长尾鹲, 长尾热带鸟, 长尾鹲
Chinese (Traditional): 白尾鸏, 長尾熱帶鳥, 長尾鸏
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 白尾熱帶鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): 白尾热带鸟

 

         

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