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Cape Petrel

Daption capense (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Cape Petrel (Daption capense) also called Cape Pigeon or Pintado Petrel, is a common seabird of the Southern Ocean from the family Procellariidae. It is the only member of the genus Daption, and is allied to the fulmarine petrels, and the giant petrels. It is also sometimes known as the Cape Fulmar. They are extremely common seabirds with an estimated population of around 2 million. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
  Daption

Scientific:
  Daption capense

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.132

Protonym:
  Procellaria capensis

Avibase ID:
  AAC2D6136C46A743

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AAC2D613

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174534

Geographic range:

  • Daption capense capense: Breeds circumpolar subantarctic islands; ranges southern oceans
  • Daption capense australe: Breeds New Zealand subantarctic islands; ranges southern oceans
English:
Cape Petrel
Czech:
buřňák černobílý
German:
Kapsturmvogel
Danish:
Kap-petrel
Spanish:
Petrel Damero
Finnish:
kapinmyrskyliitäjä
French:
Damier du Cap
Icelandic:
Mardúfa
Italian:
Procellaria del Capo
Japanese:
madarafurumakamome
Japanese:
マダラフルマカモメ
Dutch:
Kaapse Stormvogel
Norwegian:
Flekkpetrell
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Flekkpetrell
Polish:
warcabnik
Portuguese:
Pomba-do-cabo
Portuguese (Brazil):
Pomba-do-cabo
Russian:
Капский голубок
Slovak:
fulmarka tenkozobá
Swedish:
brokpetrell
Ukrainian:
Пінтадо
Chinese:
花斑鹱


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capensis) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Damier du Cap ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Damier du Cap ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Pintado Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Daption capense [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Daption capensis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Daption capense [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Cape Petrel ( Daption capense) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Daption capense [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Daption capense [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Seeduifstormvoël
Catalan: Petrell del Cap
Czech: buřňák černobílý, Burnák kapský
Danish: Kappetrel, Kap-petrel
German: Kapsturmvogel, Taubensturmvogel
English: Black-and-white Petrel, Cape Fulmar, Cape Petrel, Cape Pigeon, Cape Sea Pigeon, Pied Petrel, Pintado Petrel, Spotted Petrel
English (IOC): Cape Petrel
English (Kenya): Cape Petrel
English (South Africa): Pintado Petrel
Spanish: Damero de El Cabo, Damero del Cabo, Petrel Damero, Petrel moteado
Spanish (Argentine): Petrel damero
Spanish (Chile): Petrel damero, Petrel moteado
Spanish (Colombia): Damero del Cabo
Spanish (Ecuador): Petrel Pintado
Spanish (Spain): Petrel Damero
Spanish (HBW): Petrel damero
Spanish (Peru): Petrel Damero
Spanish (Uruguay): Damero de El Cabo, Petrel Damero
Estonian: kirju-tormilind
Finnish: Kapinmyrskyliitäjä
French: Damier du Cap, Fulmar damier, Pétrel damier, Pétrel pie
Hebrew: יסעור הכף
Hungarian: galambhojsza
Indonesian: Petrel Tanjung
Icelandic: Mardúfa
Italian: Petrello del Capo, Procellaria del Capo
Japanese: madarafurumakamome
Japanese: マダラフルマカモメ
Scientific: Daption capense, Daption capense capense, Daption capensis, Procellaria capensis
Lithuanian: Kapinis audrašauklis, Raibasis audrapaukštis
Latvian: Kāpzemes vētrasputns
Dutch: Kaapse Stormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Flekkpetrell
Norwegian: Flekkpetrell
Polish: warcabnik
Portuguese: feixas-fradinho, feixe-fradinho, Pintado, Pomba-do-cabo, Pomba-do-cabo / Pintado
Portuguese (Brazil): feixas-fradinho, feixe-fradinho, Pomba-do-cabo
Portuguese (Portugal): Pintado
Russian: Капский Голубок
Slovak: Fulmar tenkozobý, fulmarka tenkozobá
Slovenian: kapski viharnik
Serbian: Kapska burnica
Swedish: Brokpetrell
Turkish: alaca firtinakusu, Alaca Fırtınakuşu
Ukrainian: Пінтадо
Chinese: 花斑鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 南非鸌, 南非鸌〔海角鸌〕

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