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Common Diving-Petrel

Pelecanoides urinatrix (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

The Common Diving Petrel (Pelecanoides urinatrix), also known as the Smaller Diving-Petrel or simply the Diving-Petrel, is a diving-petrel, one of four very similar auk-like small petrels of the southern oceans. It is native to South Africa and islands of the southern Indian Ocean, islands and islets off New Zealand and south-eastern Australian islands. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
  Pelecanoides

Scientific:
  Pelecanoides urinatrix

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt2 p.560

Protonym:
  Procellaria urinatrix

Avibase ID:
  8A40716AB433FFB2

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8A40716A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174669

Geographic range:

  • Pelecanoides urinatrix urinatrix: Tasmania, New Zealand and islands in Bass Strait
  • Pelecanoides urinatrix chathamensis: Chatham and Snares islands (off New Zealand)
  • Pelecanoides urinatrix dacunhae: Tristan da Cunha and Gough islands
  • Pelecanoides urinatrix coppingeri: Southern Chile
  • Pelecanoides urinatrix berard: Falkland Islands
  • Pelecanoides urinatrix exsul: South Georgia I. east to Antipodes Islands
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English:
Common Diving-Petrel
Czech:
buřník obecný
German:
Subantarktis-Lummensturmvogel
Danish:
Alkestormfugl
Spanish:
Potoyunco Común
Finnish:
myrskysukeltaja
French:
Puffinure plongeur
Icelandic:
Svölukvaka
Italian:
Petrello tuffatore comune
Japanese:
moguriumitsubame
Japanese:
モグリウミツバメ
Dutch:
Alkstormvogeltje
Norwegian:
Smalnebbdykkpetrell
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Smalnebbdukkpetrell
Polish:
nurzec czarnoskrzydly
Portuguese:
Petrel-mergulhador
Russian:
Обыкновенный ныряющий буревестник
Slovak:
pelikánovec bielohrdlý
Swedish:
smalnäbbad dykpetrell
Ukrainian:
Пуфінур великий
Chinese:
鹈燕


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Common Diving Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Common Diving Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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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):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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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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Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Common Diving-Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Puffinure plongeur ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Puffinure plongeur ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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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:
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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 1.55:
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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:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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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 (vol 1-16):
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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 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 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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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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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Subantarctic Diving-Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinator) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pelecanoides urinator [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pelecanoides urinator [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
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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):
Common Diving-Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
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):
Common Diving-Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinatrix) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pelecanoides urinatrix [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pelecanoides urinatrix [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Petrell cabussador comú
Czech: Burník antarktický, buřník obecný
Danish: Alkestormfugl
German: Berard-Sturmvogel, Lummensturmvogel, Subantarktis-Lummensturmvogel
English: Berard's Diving-Petrel, Common Diving Petrel, Common Diving-Petrel, Diving Petrel, Kuaka, Subantarctic Diving Petrel, Subantarctic Diving-petrel, Tristan Diving Petrel, Tristan Diving-Petrel
English (IOC): Common Diving Petrel
Spanish: Petrel Zambullidor, Potoyunco Común, Potoyunco Malvinero, Yunco común, Yunco de los canales
Spanish (Argentine): Yunco común
Spanish (Chile): Yunco de los canales
Spanish (Spain): Potoyunco Común
Spanish (HBW): Common Diving-Petrel
Spanish (Uruguay): Petrel Zambullidor
Estonian: tõmmu-torminiglas
Finnish: Myrskysukeltaja
French: Pétrel plongeur commun, Puffinure plongeur
Hungarian: barnahátú bukóhojsza
Icelandic: Svölukvaka
Italian: Petrello tuffatore comune
Japanese: moguriumitsubame
Japanese: モグリウミツバメ
Scientific: Pelecanoides urinator, Pelecanoides urinatrix, Pelecanoides urinatrix urinatrix, Procellaria tridactyla, Procellaria urinatrix
Lithuanian: Paprastasis nardantysis audrašauklis
Maori: Kuaka
Dutch: Alkstormvogeltje
Norwegian Nynorsk: Smalnebbdukkpetrell
Norwegian: Smalnebbdykkpetrell
Polish: nurzec czarnoskrzydly, nurzec czarnoskrzydły, Nurzec pospolity
Portuguese: Petrel-mergulhador
Russian: Обыкновенный нырковый буревестник, Обыкновенный ныряющий буревестник
Slovak: pelikánovec bielohrdlý, Pelikánovec modronohý
Swedish: smalnäbbad dykpetrell, Vanlig dykpetrell
Turkish: Dalıcıfırtınakuşu
Ukrainian: Пуфінур великий
Chinese: 鹈燕
Chinese (Traditional): 普通鵜燕

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