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Soft-plumaged Petrel
Pterodroma mollis (Gould, 1844)
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Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
  Pterodroma

Scientific:
  Pterodroma mollis

Citation:
  (Gould, 1844)

Reference:
  Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist.(1) 13 p.363

Protonym:
  Procellaria mollis

Avibase ID:
  12286A1E6662F54C

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174590

Geographic range:

  • Pterodroma mollis mollis: Gough, Tristan da Cunha and Antipodes islands
  • Pterodroma mollis fusca: Marion, Crozet, Kerguelen and Amsterdam islands
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Soft-plumaged Petrel
Czech:
  buřňák kerguelenský
German:
  Weichfeder-Sturmvogel
Danish:
  Fløjlspetrel
Spanish:
  Petrel Suave
Finnish:
  vyöviistäjä
French:
  Pétrel soyeux
Icelandic:
  Unnardrúði
Italian:
  Petrello soffice
Japanese:
  kaojiromizunagidori
Japanese:
  カオジロミズナギドリ
Dutch:
  Donsstormvogel
Norwegian:
  Silkepetrell
Polish:
  petrel miekkopióry
Portuguese:
  Freira
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Grazina-mole
Russian:
  Мягкопёрый тайфунник
Slovak:
  tajfúnnik hodvábny
Swedish:
  sammetspetrell
Chinese:
  柔羽圆尾鹱


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Pétrel soyeux ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Pétrel soyeux ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Pterodroma mollis mollis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Pterodroma mollis mollis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Soft-plumaged Petrel ( Pterodroma mollis)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Pterodroma mollis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Pterodroma mollis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies ofNULL Pterodroma [mollis, madeira, feae or deserta] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Atlantiese Stormvoël, Donsveerstormvoel, Donsveerstormvoël
Catalan: Petrell sedós, Petrell suau
Czech: Burnák kaderavý, buřňák kerguelenský
Danish: Fløjlspetrel
German: Schlegels Sturmvogel, Weichfeder-Sturmvogel
English: Soft-plumaged Fulmar, Softplumaged Petrel, Soft-plumaged Petrel
Spanish: Fardela de Corona Gris, Petrel atlántico, Petrel collar gris, Petrel de collar gris, Petrel Suave
Spanish (Argentine): Petrel Collar Gris, Petrel de collar gris
Spanish (Chile): Petrel de collar gris 
Spanish (Spain): Petrel Suave
Spanish (Uruguay): Petrel Collar Gris
Estonian: samet-tormilind
Finnish: Atlantinviistäjä, vyöviistäjä
Faroese: Skurvutur marjallur
French: Diablotin à plumage mou, Diablotin soyeux, Pétrel de Schlegel, Pétrel soyeux
Irish: Peadairín clúmhach deisceartach
Galician: Pardela de Madeira
Hebrew: סערון צוארון, סערון צווארון, סערון קט
Hungarian: selymes viharmadár
Icelandic: Unnardrúði
Italian: Petrello dal piumaggio morbido, Petrello dal piumaggio soffice, Petrello piumoso, Petrello soffice
Japanese: kaojiromizunagidori
Japanese: カオジロミズナギドリ, カオヂロミヅナギドリ
Latin: Procellaria mollis, Pterodroma mollis, Pterodroma mollis mollis
Lithuanian: Atlantinis audrašauklis, Blyškusis audrašauklis
Latvian: zīda vētrasputns
Dutch: Donsstormvogel
Norwegian: Silkepetrell
Polish: petrel miekkopióry, Petrel miękkopióry
Portuguese: Freira, Freira-meridional, fura-bucho-de-coroa, Grazina-de-coroa-cina, grazina-delicada / freira-de-penas-lisas, grazina-mole, Grazina-mole / Freira-de-penas-lisas
Portuguese (Brazil): fura-bucho-de-coroa, grazina-delicada, Grazina-mole
Portuguese (Portugal): Freira-de-penas-lisas
Russian: Гигантский буревестник, Голубой тайфунник, Мягкоперый тайфунник, Мягкопёрый тайфунник, мягоперый тайфунник
Slovak: tajfúnnik hodvábny, Tajfúnnik ma/kkoperí
Slovenian: puhasti švigavec
Swedish: Sammetspetrell
Turkish: Pufla Fırtınakuşu
Chinese: 柔羽圆尾鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 柔羽圓尾鸌

 

         

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