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Phoenix Petrel

Pterodroma alba (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Phoenix Petrel, Pterodroma alba is a medium-sized, up to 35 cm (14 in) long, tropical seabird with a wingspan of 83 cm (33 in). It has a dark brown upperparts plumage, white below and whitish throat. Both sexes are similar. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
  Pterodroma

Scientific:
  Pterodroma alba

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.565

Protonym:
  Procellaria alba

Avibase ID:
  4B5CC270D221B95E

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/4B5CC270

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174577


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Pterodroma alba: Breeds French Polynesia to Kermadec I.; ranges s Pacific waters
English:
Phoenix Petrel
Czech:
buřňák tichomořský
German:
Phönixsturmvogel
Danish:
Phoenixpetrel
Spanish:
Petrel de las Fénix
Finnish:
sirppiviistäjä
French:
Pétrel à poitrine blanche
Icelandic:
Álfadrúði
Italian:
Petrello delle Phoenix
Japanese:
munaobishiroharamizunagidori
Japanese:
ムナオビシロハラミズナギドリ
Dutch:
Phoenixstormvogel
Norwegian:
Phoenixpetrell
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Phoenixpetrell
Polish:
petrel polinezyjski
Portuguese:
Grazina-das-fênix
Russian:
Белый тайфунник
Slovak:
tajfúnnik polynézsky
Swedish:
phoenixpetrell
Ukrainian:
Тайфунник макронезійський
Chinese:
白腹圆尾鹱


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
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):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pétrel à poitrine blanche ( Pterodroma alba)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pétrel à poitrine blanche ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements 1st edition:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements 3rd edition:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements 4th edition:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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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):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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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):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Clements, version 2019:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
eBird version 1.50:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
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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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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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):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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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:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
James Lee Peters:
Pterodroma alba
James Lee Peters (original):
Pterodroma alba
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pterodroma alba
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Phoenix Petrel ( Pterodroma alba)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pterodroma alba
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pterodroma alba

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Petrell de les illes Fènix
Czech: Burnák bílý, buřňák tichomořský
Danish: Phoenixpetrel
German: Phoenixsturmvogel, Phönix Sturmvogel, Phönixsturmvogel
English: Phoenix Petrel
English (IOC): Phoenix Petrel
Spanish: Fardela de Fénix, Petrel de Fénix, Petrel de la Phoenix, Petrel de las Fénix, Petrel de las Phoenix
Spanish (Chile): Fardela de fénix, Petrel de Fénix
Spanish (Spain): Petrel de Las Fénix
Spanish (HBW): Phoenix Petrel
Estonian: valgekurk-tormilind
Finnish: Sirppiviistäjä
French: Diablotin à poitrine bla, Diablotin à poitrine blanche, Diablotin blanc, Pétrel à poitrine blanche
Icelandic: Álfadrúði
Italian: Petrello delle Phoenix, Petrello dell'Isa Fenice, Petrello di Phoenix
Japanese: munaobishiroharamizunagidori
Japanese: ムナオビシロハラミズナギドリ
Scientific: Procellaria alba, Pterodroma alba
Lithuanian: Baltakrūtis audrašauklis
Dutch: Phoenixstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Phoenixpetrell
Norwegian: Phoenixpetrell
Polish: petrel polinezyjski
Portuguese: Grazina-das-fênix
Russian: Белый тайфунник
Slovak: tajfúnnik polynézsky
Swedish: Phoenixpetrell
Turkish: Phoenix Adaları Fırtınakuşu
Ukrainian: Тайфунник макронезійський
Chinese: 白腹圆尾鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 白腹圓尾鸌

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