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Magnificent Frigatebird (rothschildi)

Fregata magnificens rothschildi Mathews, 1915

Classification
Order:
  Pelecaniformes
Family:
  Fregatidae
Genus:
   Fregata
Scientific:
  Fregata magnificens rothschildi


Original description

Citation:
  Mathews, 1915

Reference:
  BirdsAustr.[Mathews] p. 280

Protonym:
  Fregata minor rothschildi

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Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  CDB0C173E3D0436F

Avibase ID:
  avibase-CDB0C173

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CDB0C173


Taxonomic Serial Number:

Geographic range:

  • Fregata magnificens rothschildi: the eastern Pacific (breeding from Mexico south to Ecuador), the western Atlantic (breeding Mexico and Florida south to Brazil), and in the eastern Atlantic (breeding on the Cape Verde Islands, where now very rare or extirpated)
English:
Magnificent Frigatebird (rothschildi)
French:
Frégate superbe (rothschildi)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Magnificent Frigatebird (rothschildi) ( Fregata magnificens rothschildi)
Clements, version 2021:
Fregata magnificens rothschildi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Fregata magnificens rothschildi [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies

This taxon is a subspecies of Fregata magnificens

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English: Magnificent Frigatebird (rothschildi)
French: Frégate superbe (rothschildi)
Scientific: Fregata magnificens rothschildi

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