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Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater

Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia] (= Puffinus puffinus) (Brünnich, MT 1764)




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Classification
Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
   Puffinus
Scientific:
  Puffinus puffinus


Original description

Citation:
  (Brünnich, MT 1764)

Reference:
   Orn. Borealis

Protonym:
  Procellaria puffinus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/57974728


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  92BC267002D79D37

Avibase ID:
  avibase-92BC2670

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/92BC2670


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 174555

Geographic range:

  • Puffinus puffinus puffinus: Breeds n Atlantic; ranges to Argentina and s African waters
  • Puffinus puffinus canariensis: La Palma and Tenerife (Canary Islands)
  • Puffinus yelkouan: Breeds central and e Mediterranean islands
  • Puffinus mauretanicus: Breeds Balearic Islands; ranges to coastal n Europe
  • Puffinus auricularis: Breeds Revillagigedo Islands (off w Mexico); disperses to 8°N
  • Puffinus newelli: breeds Hawaiian Islands (primarily Kauai, also Molokai, Maui, and Hawaii); nonbreeding in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocea
  • Puffinus myrtae: Rapa I. (Austral Islands)
  • Puffinus opisthomelas: Islands off w coast of Baja Calif.; disperses adj. Mexican waters
  • Puffinus gavia: Breeds is. off New Zealand; ranges to se Australia and Vanuatu
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English:
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater
French:
Puffin des Anglais, P. de Townsend ou P. volage


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 2023 (May 2023):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater ( Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia])

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Puffinus [puffinus or lherminieri]

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Afrikaans: Swartbekpylstormvoël
Asturian: Pardiella
Bulgarian: Атлантически буревестник
Breton: An tort boutin
Catalan: Baldriga balear
Czech: buřňák severní
Welsh: Aderyn-drycin Manaw
Danish: Almindelig Skråpe
German: Atlantiksturmtaucher
Greek: Μύχος
English: Manx, Townsend's or Fluttering Shearwater
Esperanto: Pufino
Spanish: Pardela Pichoneta
Spanish (Argentine): Pardela boreal
Spanish (Chile): Fardela atlántica
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Pardela Pichoneta
Spanish (Mexico): Pardela de Revillagigedo
Spanish (Uruguay): Pardela Boreal
Estonian: Põhja-tormilind
Basque: Gabai arrunta
Finnish: pikkuliitäjä
Faroese: Hinhalli
French: Puffin des Anglais, P. de Townsend ou P. volage
Irish: Cánóg Dhubh
Gaelic: Fachadh Ban
Galician: Furabuchos atlántico
Manx: Scraayl
Haitian Creole French: Cahen zangle
Hebrew: יסעור מצוי
Hungarian: Bukdosó vészmadár
Icelandic: Skrofa
Italian: Berta minore
Japanese (romaji): mankusukomizunagidori
Japanese: オオセグロミズナギドリ
Georgian: პატარა ქარიშხალა
Kazakh: Кіші дауылпаз
Cornish: Scudhen
Scientific: Procellaria puffinus, Puffinus [puffinus, yelkouan, mauretanicus, opisthomelas, auricularis, newelli or gavia], Puffinus puffinus
Lithuanian: Atlantinė audronaša
Macedonian: Мал завој
Maltese: Garnija
Dutch: Noordse Pijlstormvogel
Norwegian: Havlire
Polish: burzyk pólnocny
Portuguese: bobo-pequeno
Portuguese (Brazil): Bobo-pequeno
Romansh: tempestella dal bec nair
Russian: Обыкновенный буревестник
Northern Sami: Áhpeliira
Slovak: víchrovník malý
Slovenian: atlantski viharnik
Albanian: Lajmëtari i vogëli furtunës
Serbian: mali zavoj
Swedish: Mindre lira
Turkish: Atlantik Yelkovanı
Ukrainian: Буревісник малий
Chinese: 大西洋鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 普通鸌

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