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Arctic or Pacific Loon

Gavia [arctica or pacifica] (= Gavia arctica) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Gaviiformes
Family:
  Gaviidae
Genus:
   Gavia
Scientific:
  Gavia arctica


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.135

Protonym:
  Colymbus arcticus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/727040


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8BE5FFB71339CD30

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8BE5FFB7

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8BE5FFB7


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 174471

Geographic range:

  • Gavia arctica arctica: W Palearctic e to Lena R; winters to nw and s Europe
  • Gavia arctica viridigularis: breeds northeastern Siberia and extreme western mainland Alaska; winters from the Kuril Islands to the Yellow Sea
  • Gavia pacifica: Coastal e Siberia and n N America; winters to Japan, s Baja
English:
Arctic or Pacific Loon
Catalan:
Calàbria agulla/del Pacífic
Czech:
potáplice severní/pacifická
Danish:
Sortstrubet/Stillehavslom
German:
Pracht-/Pazifiktaucher
Spanish:
Colimbo Ártico/del Pacífico
Spanish (Spain):
Colimbo ártico/del Pacífico
Finnish:
kuikka/tundrakuikka
French:
Plongeon arctique ou P. du Pacifique
Hungarian:
Sarki/Alazkai búvár
Icelandic:
Glit-/hafbrúsi
Japanese (romaji):
oohamu/shiroerioohamu
Japanese:
オオハム/シロエリオオハム
Dutch:
Parelduiker/Pacifische Parelduiker
Norwegian:
storlom/amerikastorlom
Polish:
nur czarnoszyi/pacyficzny
Russian:
Чернозобая/Белошейная гагара
Slovak:
potáplica stredná/bledotylová
Serbian:
Crnogrli morski gnjurac/pacifički morski gnjurac
Swedish:
storlom/stillahavslom
Chinese:
黑喉潜鸟/太平洋潜鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
黑喉/太平洋潛鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Arctic or Pacific Loon ( Gavia [arctica or pacifica])
Clements 1st edition:
Arctic Loon ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 1.52:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 1.53:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 1.54:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 1.55:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 2015:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 2016:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 2017:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 2018:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 2019:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
eBird version 2021:
Arctic/Pacific Loon ( Gavia arctica/pacifica)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black-throated Diver ( Gavia arctica) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Gavia arctica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Gavia arctica [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Gavia arctica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms


Asturian: Calón Articu, Mobeya ártica/del Pacíficu
Azerbaijani: Qaradöş qaqar
Belarusian: Чорнаваллёвы гагач
Bulgarian: Черногуш гмуркач
Breton: Ar splujer gouzoug du
Catalan: Agullat àrtic, Calàbria agulla, Calàbria agulla/del Pacífic
Catalan (Balears): Calàbria agulla
Valencian: Agullat àrtic
Czech: Potáplice severní, potáplice severní/pacifická
Welsh: Trochydd gwddfddu, Trochydd gyddfddu
Danish: Sortstrubet /Stillehavslom, Sortstrubet Lom, Sortstrubet/Stillehavslom
German: Polartaucher, Pracht-/Pazifiktaucher, Prachttaucher
Greek: Λαμπροβούτι, Λαμπροβούτι/Λαμπροβούτι του Ειρηνικού
Greek (Cypriot): Λαμπροβούττι
English: Arctic Loon, Arctic or Pacific Loon, Arctic/Pacific Loon, Black-throated Diver, black-throated loon, green-throated black-billed loon
English (United Kingdom): Black-throated/Pacific Diver
English, HBW: Arctic/Pacific Loon
English (IOC): Black-throated/Pacific Loon
English (United States): Arctic/Pacific Loon
Esperanto: Arkta kolimbo
Spanish: Colimbo arctico, Colimbo Artico, Colimbo Ártico, Colimbo Ártico/del Pacífico, colimbo pacífico
Spanish (Spain): Colimbo Ártico/del Pacífico
Spanish (HBW): Arctic/Pacific Loon
Spanish (Mexico): Colimbo Ártico/del Pacífico, colimbo pacífico
Estonian: Järvekaur
Basque: Aliota arktikoa, Aliota artikoa/Pazifikoko aliota, Calàbria agulla
Finnish: Kuikka, kuikka/tundrakuikka
Faroese: Øssvartur lómur
French: Plongeon arctique, Plongeon arctique ou P. du Pacifique
Frisian: Bûnte Seedûker
Irish: Lóma Artach
Gaelic: Learg, Learga Dhubh
Galician: Calàbria agulla, Mobella árctica, Mobella ártica/do Pacífico
Manx: Lhargey, Thummeyder staghyllagh
Hebrew: צוללן שחור גרון, צוללן שחור־גרון, צוללן שחור-גרון, צוללן שחור-גרון/פסיפי
Croatian: Crnogrli Plijenor, Srednji plijenor
Hungarian: Sarki búvár, Sarki/Alazkai búvár
Armenian: [Sevakhatzi Suzahav ], Սևախածի Սուզահավ
Icelandic: Glit-/hafbrúsi, Glitbrúsi
Italian: Strolaga mezzana
Japanese (romaji): oohamu, oohamu/shiroerioohamu, Ouhamu
Japanese: オオハム, オオハム/シロエリオオハム
Japanese (Kanji): 大波武
Georgian: შავყელა (შავჩიჩახვა) ღორიხვა, შავყელა ღორიხვა, შავჩიჩახვა ღორიხვა
Khakas: Хырхара
Kazakh: Қызылжемсаулы гагара
Kazakh (Transliteration): qara-jemsawlı gagara
Korean: 큰회색머리아비, 회색머리아비/큰회색머리아비
Korean (Transliteration): keun-hoe-saeng-meori-abi
Cornish: Sedhor conna du
Scientific: Colymbus arcticus, Gavia [arctica or pacifica], Gavia arctica, Gavia arctica arctica, Gavia arctica/pacifica
Luxembourgish: Arkteschen Daucher
Lithuanian: Juodakaklis naras, Klaugas, Narūnas
Latvian: Melnkakla gārgale
Macedonian: Белец, Лола, Северен морски нуркач
Mongolian: Хар омруут ахууна, Хилэн омруут ахууна
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠬᠢᠯᠢᠩ ᠱᠣᠩᠭᠣᠲᠣ ᠰᠢᠪᠠᠭᠣ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Хилэн шунгат шувуу
Mongolian (Transliteration): khileŋ shuŋgat shuvuu
Dutch: Parelduiker, Parelduiker/Pacifische Parelduiker
Norwegian: Storlom, storlom/amerikastorlom, Svartstrupet lom
Polish: nur czarnoszyi, nur czarnoszyi/pacyficzny
Pinyin: hēi-hóu qián-niǎo
Portuguese: mobelha ártica, Mobêlha-árctica, Mobelha-ártica
Portuguese (Portugal): mobelha-árctica/mobelha-do-pacífico, Mobelha-de-garganta-preta/Mobelha-do-pacífico
Romansh: Sfunsella polara
Romanian: Cufundar polar
Russian: Chernozobaya Gagara, Гагара чернозобая, полосатая гагара, Чернозобая гагара, Чернозобая/Белошейная гагара
Scots: Learg
Northern Sami: Dovtta
Slovak: Potáplica severská, Potáplica stredná, potáplica stredná/bledotylová
Slovenian: polarni slapnik, Polarni/Tihomorski viharnik
Albanian: Nori gushëzi
Serbian: Crnogrli morski gnjurac/pacifički morski gnjurac, Crnogrli/pacifički morski gnjurac, Morski gnjurac, morski gnjurac srednji, Морски гнјурац, Морски гњурац
Swedish: Storlom, storlom/stillahavslom
Turkish: kara gerdanli dalgic, Kara Gerdanlı Dalgıç, Kara gerdanlı/ince gagalı dalgıç, Kara Gerdanlı/İnce Gagalı Dalgıç, kara gerdanly dalgyç, Karagerdanlı dalgıç, Kara-gerdanlı Dalgıç
Tuvinian: Кара боостаалыг онгук, Унгук
Ukrainian: Гагара чорношия , Чорновола гагара, Чорношия гагара
Chinese: [hei-hou qian-niao], [lu-hou qian-niao], 太平洋潜鸟, 绿喉潜鸟, 黑喉潛鳥, 黑喉潜鸟, 黑喉潜鸟/太平洋潜鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 綠喉潛鳥, 黑喉/太平洋潛鳥, 黑喉潛鳥/太平洋潛鳥
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 黑喉潛鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): [hei-hou qian-niao], 黑喉潛鳥

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