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Gentoo Penguin (taeniata)

Pygoscelis papua taeniata (Peale, 1848)

Order:
  Sphenisciformes
Family:
  Spheniscidae
Genus:
  Pygoscelis

Scientific:
  Pygoscelis papua taeniata

Citation:
  (Peale, 1848)

Reference:
  U.S.Expl.Exped. p. 264

Protonym:
  Aptenodytes taeniata

Avibase ID:
  A636090440558A1D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A6360904

Taxonomic Serial Number:

Geographic range:

  • Pygoscelis papua taeniata: subantarctic waters, breeding on Prince Edward, Marion, Crozet, Heard, and Macquarie Islands; population on Kerguelen Island tentatively placed here, but may be recognizably distinct
English:
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata)
French:
Manchot papou (taeniata)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua taeniata)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata))
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Gentoo Penguin (taeniata) ( Pygoscelis papua taeniata)
Clements, version 2021:
Pygoscelis papua taeniata [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Pygoscelis papua taeniata [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Pygoscelis papua taeniata [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Pygoscelis papua taeniata [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pygoscelis papua taeniata [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Pygoscelis papua [papua, poncetii or taeniata]

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Other synonyms


English: Gentoo Penguin (taeniata)
French: Manchot papou (taeniata)
Scientific: Aptenodytes taeniata, Pygoscelis papua papua (taeniata), Pygoscelis papua taeniata

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