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Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin

Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi] (= Eudyptes chrysocome) (Forster, JR, 1781)

The southern rockhopper penguin group, is a species of rockhopper penguin, that is sometimes considered distinct from the northern rockhopper penguin. It occurs in subantarctic waters of the western Pacific and Indian Oceans, as well as around the southern coasts of South America. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Sphenisciformes
Family:
  Spheniscidae
Genus:
   Eudyptes
Scientific:
  Eudyptes chrysocome


Original description

Citation:
  (Forster, JR, 1781)

Reference:
  Comment.Phys.Soc.Reg.Sci.Gotting. p.133,135

Protonym:
  Aptenodytes chrysocome

Link:
  


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  4023CC8140910463

Avibase ID:
  avibase-4023CC81

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4023CC81


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 559996


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Eudyptes chrysocome: Cape Horn Archipelago and Falkland Islands
  • Eudyptes filholi: Kerguelen Islands and subantarctic New Zealand islands
English:
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin
French:
Gorfou sauteur ou G. de Filhol


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi])
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes chrysocome) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
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Clements, version 2021:
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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):
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Clements, version 2015:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes chrysocome) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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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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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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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 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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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 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
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South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
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South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
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South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
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South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
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South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
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South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
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South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
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South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
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South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
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South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
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Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Eudyptes [chrysocome or moseleyi]

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Geelkuifpikkewyn, Suidelike Geelkuifpikkewyn
Bulgarian: Южен скален пингвин
Catalan: Pingüí salta-roques, Pingüí salta-roques meridional
Czech: tučňák skalní
Danish: Springpingvin
German: Felsenpinguin, Südfelsenpinguin
English: Rockhopper Penguin, Southern or Western Rockhopper Penguin, Southern Rockhopper Penguin
English, HBW: Southern Rockhopper Penguin
English (IOC): Southern Rockhopper Penguin
English (United States): Southern Rockhopper Penguin
Esperanto: roksalta tufpingveno
Spanish: Pingüino Penacho Amarillo, Pingüino Saltarrocas, Pingüino saltarrocas meridional
Spanish (Argentine): Pingüino Penacho Amarillo, Pingüino pico grueso
Spanish (Chile): Pingüino de penacho amarillo
Spanish (Spain): Pingüino Saltarrocas Meridional
Spanish (HBW): Southern Rockhopper Penguin
Spanish (Uruguay): Pingüino Penacho Amarillo, Pingüino Penachos Amarillos
Estonian: kaljupingviin
Finnish: kalliotöyhtöpingviini
French: Gorfou sauteur, Gorfou sauteur ou G. de Filhol
Hebrew: פינגווין הסלעים
Croatian: Pingvin skakač
Hungarian: aranytollú pingvin
Icelandic: Klettamörgæs
Italian: Eudipte crestato, Pinguino saltarocce
Japanese (romaji): iwatobipengin
Japanese: イワトビペンギン
Scientific: Aptenodytes chrysocome, Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi], Eudyptes chrysocome, Eudyptes chrysocome chrysocome
Lithuanian: Uolinis kuoduotasis pingvinas
Dutch: Geelkuifpinguïn, Zuidelijke Rotspinguïn
Norwegian Nynorsk: Klippehopparpingvin
Norwegian: Klippehopperpingvin
Polish: pingwin skalny
Portuguese: Pinguim-de-penacho-amarelo, Pingüim-de-penacho-amarelo
Portuguese (Brazil): pinguim-de-penacho-amarelo, Pingüim-de-penacho-amarelo
Portuguese (Portugal): Pinguim-de-penachos-amarelos, pinguim-saltador-meridional
Russian: Пингвин-скалолаз, хохлатый пингвин
Slovak: Tučniak skalný
Serbian: Pingvin skakač
Swedish: Klipphopparpingvin
Turkish: Zıplar Penguen
Ukrainian: Пінгвін чубатий
Chinese: 凤头黄眉企鹅
Chinese (Traditional): 長冠企鵝

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