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Cape Verde Shearwater

Calonectris edwardsii (Oustalet, 1883)

The Cape Verde Shearwater (Calonectris edwardsii), or Cagarra locally, is a medium-large shearwater, a seabird in the petrel family Procellariidae. It is a breeding endemic of the Cape Verde archipelago of Macaronesia in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of West Africa. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
  Calonectris

Scientific:
  Calonectris edwardsii

Citation:
  (Oustalet, 1883)

Reference:
  Ann.Sci.Nat.Zool.(6) 16 art.5 p.1

Protonym:
  Puffinus Edwardsii

Avibase ID:
  D6AB20A5DC3C2649

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D6AB20A5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 723253


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Geographic range:

  • Calonectris edwardsii: Breeds Cape Verde Islands
English:
Cape Verde Shearwater
Catalan:
Baldriga de Cap Verd
Czech:
buřňák Edwardsův
Danish:
Kap Verde-skråpe
German:
Kapverden-Sturmtaucher
Spanish:
Pardela cenicienta caboverdiana
Spanish (Spain):
Pardela de Cabo Verde
Finnish:
kapverdenliitäjä
French:
Puffin du Cap-Vert
Croatian:
zelenortski kaukal
Hungarian:
zöld-foki vészmadár
Icelandic:
Dyngjuskrofa
Italian:
Berta maggiore di Capo Verde
Japanese:
ke-puberudeoomizunagidori
Japanese:
ケープベルデオオミズナギドリ
Lithuanian:
Kagara
Dutch:
Kaapverdische Pijlstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kappverdelire
Norwegian:
Kappverdelire
Polish:
burzyk zielonoprzyladkowy
Portuguese:
Cagarra de Cabo Verde
Portuguese (Brazil):
cagarra-de-cabo-verde
Russian:
Буревестник Зеленого мыса
Slovak:
víchrovník kapverdský
Serbian:
Zelenortski zovoj
Swedish:
kapverdelira
Chinese:
佛得角鹱
Chinese (Traditional):
維德角水薙鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 61st suppl.):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Puffin du Cap-Vert ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Calonectris diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Puffinus diomedea edwardsii [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
Cape Verde Shearwater ( Calonectris edwardsii) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Calonectris edwardsii [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Calonectris edwardsii [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Calonectris [diomedea, borealis or edwardsii] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Baldriga de Cap Verd
Czech: buřňák Edwardsův
Danish: Kap Verde-skråpe
German: Gelbschnabelsturmtaucheredwardsii, Gelbschnabelsturmtaucher-edwardsii, Kapverdensturmtaucher, Kapverden-Sturmtaucher
English: Cape Verde Cory's Shearwater, Cape Verde Islands Shearwater, Cape Verde Shearwater, Cory's shearwater
English (IOC): Cape Verde Shearwater
Spanish: Pardela cenicienta caboverdiana, Pardela de Cabo Verde
Spanish (Argentine): Pardela de Cabo Verde
Spanish (Spain): Pardela de Cabo Verde
Spanish (HBW): Pardela de Cabo Verde
Spanish (Uruguay): Pardela de Cabo Verde
Estonian: tuhkpea-tormilind
Finnish: kapverdenliitäjä
French: Puffin cendré, Puffin du Cap Vert, Puffin du Cap-Vert
Croatian: zelenortski kaukal
Hungarian: zöld-foki vészmadár
Icelandic: Dyngjuskrofa
Italian: Berta di Capo Verde, Berta maggiore, Berta maggiore di Capo Verde
Japanese: keapuberudemizunagidori, ke-puberudeoomizunagidori
Japanese: ケアプベルデミズナギドリ, ケープベルデオオミズナギドリ
Scientific: Calonectes diomedea edwardsii, Calonectes edwardsii, Calonectris borealis edwardsii, Calonectris borealis fortunatus, Calonectris diomedea edwardsii, Calonectris diomedea fortunatus, Calonectris diomedea mariae, Calonectris edwardsi, Calonectris edwardsi mariae, Calonectris edwardsii, Calonectris kuhli edwardsii, Puffinus diomedea edwardsii, Puffinus Edwardsii, Puffinus mariae
Lithuanian: Kagara
Latvian: Kaboverdes vētrasputns
Dutch: Kaapverdische Pijlstormvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kappverdelire
Norwegian: Kappverdelire
Polish: burzyk zielonoprzyladkowy, burzyk zielonoprzylądkowy
Portuguese: bobo-de-Cabo-Verde, Bobo-de-cabo-verde / Cagarra de Cabo Verde, Cagarra de Cabo Verde, cagarra-de-cabo-verde
Portuguese (Brazil): Bobo-de-cabo-verde, cagarra-de-cabo-verde
Portuguese (Portugal): Cagarra-de-cabo-verde
Russian: Буревестник Зеленого мыса, Буревестник Зелёного мыса
Northern Sami: KappVerdesaddi
Slovak: víchrovník kapverdský
Slovenian: zelenortski viharnik
Serbian: Zelenortski zovoj
Swedish: kapverdelira
Turkish: Kap Verd Yelkovanı
Chinese: 佛得角鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 維德角水薙鳥

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