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Fluttering Shearwater

Puffinus gavia (Forster, JR 1844)

The fluttering shearwater is a species of seabird in the family Procellariidae. It is endemic to New Zealand and migrates to Australia and the Solomon Islands. Its natural habitats are open seas and rocky shores. It has been known as Forster's shearwater in the past. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
   Puffinus
Scientific:
  Puffinus gavia


Original description

Citation:
  (Forster, JR 1844)

Reference:
   Descr. Anim. Itin. Maris Aust. Terras

Protonym:
  Procellaria gavia

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41559307


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  426C93D3D06A790B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-426C93D3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/426C93D3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 562596

Geographic range:

  • Puffinus gavia: Breeds is. off New Zealand; ranges to se Australia and Vanuatu
English:
Fluttering Shearwater
Catalan:
Baldriga de Forster
Czech:
buřňák třepetavý
Danish:
Skærskråpe
German:
Flattersturmtaucher
Spanish:
Pardela Gavia
Spanish (Spain):
Pardela Gavia
Finnish:
uudenseelanninliitäjä
French:
Puffin volage
Croatian:
priobalni zovoj
Icelandic:
Brimskrofa
Italian:
Berta frullina
Japanese (romaji):
minamimizunagidori
Japanese:
ミナミミズナギドリ
Lithuanian:
Drugelinė audronaša
Dutch:
Vlinderpijlstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Flagrelire
Norwegian:
Flagrelire
Polish:
burzyk nowozelandzki
Portuguese:
Bobo-agitado
Russian:
Буроспинный буревестник
Slovak:
víchrovník trepotavý
Serbian:
Novozelandski zovoj
Swedish:
nyazeelandlira
Ukrainian:
Буревісник австралійський
Chinese:
棕嘴鹱
Chinese (Traditional):
鼓翼鸌


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Puffin volage ( Puffinus gavia)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Puffin volage ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Clements 1st edition:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Clements, version 2021:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Clements 4th edition:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 6th edition:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Clements, version 2019:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2021:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
eBird version 2022:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 3]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 7]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Puffinus gavia
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Puffinus reinholdi [version 4]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Puffinus gavia
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 4]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus gavia) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Puffinus gavia [version 4]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Puffinus gavia

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

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Catalan: Baldriga de Forster
Czech: Burnák trepetavý , buřňák třepetavý
Danish: Skærskråpe
German: Flattersturmtaucher
English: Brown-beaked Shearwater, Fluttering Shearwater, Forster's Shearwater, Pakaha
English, HBW: Fluttering Shearwater
English (IOC): Fluttering Shearwater
English (United States): Fluttering Shearwater
Esperanto: brundorsa pufino
Spanish: Pardela Gavia
Spanish (Spain): Pardela Gavia
Spanish (HBW): Fluttering Shearwater
Estonian: rand-tormilind
Finnish: Uudenseelanninliitäjä
French: Puffin volage, Puffin voleté
Croatian: priobalni zovoj
Icelandic: Brimskrofa
Italian: Berta frullina, Berta gavia, Berta vagabonda, ondeggiante
Japanese (romaji): minamimizunagidori
Japanese: ミナミミズナギドリ
Scientific: Cinathisma cyaneoleuca, Procellaria gavia, Puffinus gavia, Puffinus gavia gavia, Puffinus reinholdi, Puffinus reinholdi reinholdi, Reinholdia reinholdi byroni, Reinholdia reinholdi melanotis, Reinholdia reinholdi montaguei
Lithuanian: Drugelinė audronaša
Maori: pakaha, pakahā
Dutch: Vlinderpijlstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Flagrelire
Norwegian: Flagrelire
Polish: burzyk nowozelandzki
Portuguese: Bobo-agitado
Portuguese (Portugal): pardela-agitada
Russian: Буроспинный буревестник
Slovak: víchrovník trepotavý
Serbian: Novozelandski zovoj
Swedish: Nya Zeelandlira, nyazeelandlira
Turkish: Dalgıç yelkovan, Dalgıç Yelkovanı
Ukrainian: Буревісник австралійський
Chinese: 棕嘴鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 鼓翼鸌

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