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Kerguelen Petrel

Aphrodroma brevirostris (Lesson, 1831)

The Kerguelen petrel is a small slate-grey seabird in the family Procellariidae. It is the only species placed in the genus Aphrodroma. It is a pelagic, circumpolar seabird of the Southern Ocean. It breeds on islands in the southern Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
   Aphrodroma
Scientific:
  Aphrodroma brevirostris


Original description

Citation:
  (Lesson, 1831)

Reference:
  TraitedOrn. p.611

Protonym:
  Procellaria brevirostris

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35997595


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  62797BD34F3B0FDF

Avibase ID:
  avibase-62797BD3

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/62797BD3


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 723250

Geographic range:

  • Aphrodroma brevirostris: Tristan da Cunha, Gough, Prince Edward, Crozet and Kerguelen is.
English:
Kerguelen Petrel
Catalan:
Petrell de les illes Kerguelen
Czech:
buřňák krátkozobý
Danish:
Kerguelenpetrel
German:
Kerguelensturmvogel
Spanish:
Petrel de las Kerguelen
Spanish (Spain):
Petrel de Las Kerguelen
Finnish:
hopeaviistäjä
French:
Pétrel des Kerguelen
Croatian:
kratkokljuni zovoj
Hungarian:
kergueleni hojsza
Icelandic:
Koladrúði
Italian:
Petrello delle Kerguelen
Japanese (romaji):
kerugerenmizunagidori
Japanese:
ケルゲレンミズナギドリ
Lithuanian:
Kergeleninis audrašauklis
Dutch:
Kerguelenstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sølvvengpetrell
Norwegian:
Sølvvingepetrell
Polish:
petrelek popielaty
Portuguese:
Grazina-de-bico-curto
Portuguese (Brazil):
grazina-de-bico-curto
Russian:
Кергеленский тайфунник
Slovak:
brložník nočný
Serbian:
Kergelenska burnica
Swedish:
kerguelenpetrell
Ukrainian:
Тайфунник кергеленський
Chinese:
短嘴圆尾鹱
Chinese (Traditional):
短嘴圓尾鸌


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphodroma brevirostris)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphodroma brevirostris)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
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):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Pétrel de Kerguelen ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Pétrel de Kerguelen ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Clements 1st edition:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Clements, version 2021:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Clements 3rd edition:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Clements 4th edition:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
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:
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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 1.50:
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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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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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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 3.4:
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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 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 10.2:
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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:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Pterodroma brevirostris
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Pterodroma brevirostris
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Pterodroma brevirostris
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Pterodroma brevirostris)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Lugensa brevirostris)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
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South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
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South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
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South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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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):
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Kerguelen Petrel ( Aphrodroma brevirostris)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aphrodroma brevirostris
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Aphrodroma brevirostris

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Atlantiese Stormvoël, Kerguelense Stormvoël
Catalan: Petrell de les illes Kerguelen
Czech: Burnák krátkozobý, buřňák krátkozobý
Danish: Kerguelenpetrel
German: Kerguelensturmvogel, Kerguelen-Sturmvogel
English: Gray-faced Petrel, Grey-faced Petrel, Kerguelen Petrel, Little Black Petrel, Short-billed Petrel
English, HBW: Kerguelen Petrel
English (IOC): Kerguelen Petrel
English (United States): Kerguelen Petrel
Esperanto: Kergelena petrelo, kurtbeka petrelo
Spanish: Fardela de Kerguelen, Petrel de Kerguelen, Petrel de las Kerguelen, Petrel pizarra, Petrel Plomizo
Spanish (Argentine): Petrel pizarra
Spanish (Chile): Fardela de Kerguelen, Petrel de Kerguelen
Spanish (Spain): Petrel de Las Kerguelen
Spanish (HBW): Kerguelen Petrel
Spanish (Uruguay): Petrel de Kerguelen, Petrel Plomizo
Estonian: läik-tormilind
Finnish: Etelänviistäjä, hopeaviistäjä
French: Diablotin de Kerguelen, Pétrel de Kerguelen, Pétrel des Kerguelen
Croatian: kratkokljuni zovoj
Hungarian: kergueleni hojsza
Icelandic: Koladrúði
Italian: Petrello delle Isole Kerguelen, Petrello delle Kerguelen
Japanese (romaji): kerugeremmizunagidori, kerugerenmizunagidori
Japanese: ケルゲレンミズナギドリ, ケルゲレンミヅナギドリ
Scientific: Aphodroma brevirostris, Aphrodroma brevirostris, Lugensa brevirostris, Procellaria brevirostris, Pterodroma brevirostris, Pterodroma kidderi okahia, Pterodroma kidderi okahia [sic]
Lithuanian: Kergeleninis audrašauklis
Dutch: Kerguelenstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sølvvengpetrell
Norwegian: Sølvvingepetrell
Polish: burzyk krótkodzioby, petrel krótkodzioby, petrelek popielaty
Portuguese: alma-de-mestre, fura-bucho, fura-bucho-de-bico-curto, grazina-de-bico-curto, Painho das Kerguelen
Portuguese (Brazil): alma-de-mestre, fura-bucho, fura-bucho-de-bico-curto, Grazina-de-bico-curto
Portuguese (Portugal): freira-de-bico-curto, Grazina-de-bico-curto
Russian: Кергеленский тайфунник
Slovak: brložník nočný
Serbian: Kergelenska burnica
Swedish: Kerguelenpetrell
Turkish: Kerguelen Fırtınakuşu
Ukrainian: Тайфунник кергеленський
Chinese: 短嘴圆尾鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 短嘴圓尾鸌

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