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Abbott's Booby

Papasula abbotti (Ridgway, 1893)

Abbott’s Booby (Papasula abbotti) is an endangered seabird of the sulid family, which includes gannets and boobies. It is the largest bird of the family, and is placed within its own monotypic genus. It was first identified from a specimen collected by William Louis Abbott, who discovered it on Assumption Island in 1892. Source: Wikipedia

Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Sulidae
Genus:
  Papasula

Scientific:
  Papasula abbotti

Citation:
  (Ridgway, 1893)

Reference:
  Proc.U.S.Natl.Mus. 16 p.599

Protonym:
  Sula abbotti

Avibase ID:
  92A2CCFC06063A60

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/92A2CCFC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561804


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Papasula abbotti: Christmas I. (e Indian Ocean)
English:
Abbott's Booby
Czech:
terej Abbottův
German:
Abbott-Tölpel
Danish:
Juleø-sule
Spanish:
Piquero de Abbott
Finnish:
joulusaarensuula
French:
Fou d'Abbott
Italian:
Sula di Abbott
Japanese:
momogurokatsuodori
Japanese:
モモグロカツオドリ
Dutch:
Abbotts Gent
Norwegian:
Christmassule
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Christmassule
Polish:
gluptak czarnoskrzydly
Portuguese:
Atobá-de-Abbott
Russian:
Олуша Эббота
Slovak:
sula čiernokrídla
Swedish:
julösula
Ukrainian:
Сула чорнокрила
Chinese:
粉嘴鲣鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Fou d'Abbott ( Papasula abbotti)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Fou d'Abbott ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements 1st edition:
Abbot's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 3rd edition:
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 4th edition:
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition:
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements, version 2015:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements, version 2016:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements, version 2017:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements, version 2018:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Clements, version 2019:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 1.50:
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
eBird version 1.52:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 1.53:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 1.54:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 1.55:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 2015:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 2016:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 2017:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 2018:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
eBird version 2019:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Abbott's Booby ( Sula abbotti)
Oriental Bird Club:
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
James Lee Peters:
Sula abbotti
James Lee Peters (original):
Sula abbotti
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Sula abbotti
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Abbott's Booby ( Papasula abbotti)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Papasula abbotti
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Papasula abbotti

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Mascarell d'Abbott
Czech: Terej Abbottuv, terej Abbottův
Danish: Juleø-sule
German: Abbott Tölpel, Abbott-Tölpel
English: Abbot's Booby, Abbott's Booby, Spotted-backed Booby
English (IOC): Abbott's Booby
Spanish: Alcatraz de Abbott, Piquero de Abbott
Spanish (Spain): Piquero de Abbott
Spanish (HBW): Abbott's Booby
Estonian: metssuula
Finnish: Joulusaarensuula
French: Fou d’Abbott, Fou d'Abbott
Hungarian: falakó szula
Indonesian: Angsabatu Christmas, Angsa-batu christmas, Gangsa batu Abotti
Italian: di Abbott, Sula dai piedi grigi, Sula di Abbott
Japanese: momogurokatsuodori
Japanese: モモグロカツオドリ
Scientific: Papasula abbotti, Sula abbotti
Lithuanian: Aboto padūkėlis, Aboto smigikas
Dutch: Abbot-gent, Abbotts Gent
Norwegian Nynorsk: Christmassule
Norwegian: Christmassule
Polish: gluptak czarnoskrzydly, głuptak czarnoskrzydły
Portuguese: Atobá-de-Abbott
Russian: Олуша Абботта, Олуша Эббота, Олуша Эбботта
Slovak: sula čiernokrídla
Swedish: Christmassula, julösula
Turkish: Abbott Sümsüğü
Ukrainian: Сула чорнокрила
Chinese: 粉嘴鲣鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 粉嘴鰹鳥

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