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Razorbill (torda, syn. pica)

Alca torda torda (pica) (= Alca torda pica) Linnaeus, C 1766

Classification
Order:
  Charadriiformes
Family:
  Alcidae
Genus:
   Alca
Scientific:
  Alca torda pica


Original description

Citation:
  Linnaeus, C 1766

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 12, vol. 1, part 1

Protonym:
  Alca pica

Link:
  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/137337#page/214/mode/1up


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  76F60EA290A9A25F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-76F60EA2

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/76F60EA2


Taxonomic Serial Number:

English:
Razorbill (torda, syn. pica)
French:
Petit Pingouin (torda, syn. pica)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Razorbill (torda, syn. pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Razorbill (torda, syn. pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Alca torda torda (pica)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Razorbill (pica) ( Alca torda torda (pica))
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Alca torda pica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: junior synonym (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is a subspecies of Alca torda torda

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English: Razorbill (pica), Razorbill (torda, syn. pica)
French: Petit Pingouin (pica), Petit Pingouin (torda, syn. pica)
Scientific: Alca pica, Alca torda pica, Alca torda torda (pica)

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