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Galapagos Penguin
Spheniscus mendiculus Sundevall, 1871
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Order:
  Sphenisciformes
Family:
  Spheniscidae
Genus:
  Spheniscus

Scientific:
  Spheniscus mendiculus

Citation:
  Sundevall, 1871

Reference:
  PZS Pt1 p.126,129

Protonym:
  Spheniscus mendiculus

Avibase ID:
  ACAA25BF00481EA8

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/ACAA25BF

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174465


ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Spheniscus mendiculus: Galapagos Islands (Fernandina and Isabela)
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Galapagos Penguin
Czech:
  tučňák galapážský
German:
  Galapagospinguin
Danish:
  Galapagospingvin
Spanish:
  Pingüino de Galápagos
Finnish:
  galapagosinpingviini
French:
  Manchot des Galapagos
Italian:
  Pinguino delle Galapagos
Japanese:
  garapagosupengin
Japanese:
  ガラパゴスペンギン
Dutch:
  Galápagospinguïn
Norwegian:
  Galapagospingvin
Polish:
  pingwin równikowy
Portuguese:
  Pinguim-das-galápagos
Russian:
  Галапагосский пингвин
Slovak:
  tučniak galapágsky
Swedish:
  galápagospingvin
Chinese:
  加岛企鹅


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Manchot des Galapagos ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Manchot des Galapagos ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 1st edition:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements, version 2015:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements, version 2016:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements, version 2017:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Clements, version 2018:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 2015:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 2016:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 2017:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
eBird version 2018:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
James Lee Peters:
    Spheniscus mendiculus
James Lee Peters (original):
    Spheniscus mendiculus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Spheniscus mendiculus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
   Galapagos Penguin ( Spheniscus mendiculus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Spheniscus mendiculus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Spheniscus mendiculus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: Pingüí de les Galápagos
Czech: tučňák galapážký, Tucnák galapážský, tučňák galapážský
Danish: Galapagospingvin
German: Galapagos Pinguin, Galapagospinguin
English: Galapagos Penguin, Galápagos Penguin
Spanish: Pingüino de Galápagos, Pingüino de las Galápagos, Pingüino de los Galápagos
Spanish (Colombia): Pingüino de Galápagos
Spanish (Spain): Pingüino de Galápagos
Spanish (Panama): Pingüino de Galápagos
Estonian: galápagose pingviin
Finnish: Galapagosinpingviini
French: Manchot des Galapagos
Hebrew: פינגווין גאלאפגוס
Croatian: Galapagoski pingvin
Hungarian: galápagosi pingvin
Italian: Pinguino delle Galapagos
Japanese: garapagosupengin
Japanese: ガラパゴスペンギン
Latin: Spheniscus mendiculus
Lithuanian: Galapaginis pingvinas, Galapagų pingvinas, Galapaguć pingvinas
Dutch: Galapagospinguïn, Galápagospinguïn
Norwegian: Galapagospingvin
Polish: pingwin równikowy, Pingwinek równikowy
Portuguese: Pinguim-das-galápagos
Russian: галапагосский пингвин
Slovak: tucniak galapágsky, tučniak galapágsky, Tučniak teplomilný
Serbian: Galapagoski pingvin
Swedish: Galapagospingvin, galápagospingvin
Turkish: Galapagos Penguen, Galapagos Pengueni
Ukrainian: Пінгвін галапагоський
Chinese: 加岛企鹅
Chinese (Traditional): 加拉巴哥環企鵝

 

         

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