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St. Helena Petrel

Pseudobulweria rupinarum (Olson, SL 1975)

The Saint Helena petrel, also known as the Saint Helena gadfly petrel or large Saint Helena petrel, was a species of seabird in the family Procellariidae. It was endemic to the island of Saint Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean. It most likely became extinct after overpredation by people. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
   Pseudobulweria
Scientific:
  Pseudobulweria rupinarum


Original description

Citation:
  (Olson, SL 1975)

Reference:
   Smithson. Contrib. Paleobiol. 23 p.14

Protonym:
  Pterodroma rupinarum

Link:
  https://repository.si.edu/handle/10088/1952


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  DC04FCD9622E24A5

Avibase ID:
  avibase-DC04FCD9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/DC04FCD9


Taxonomic Serial Number:


EXTINCT

Geographic range:

  • Pseudobulweria rupinarum: Extinct. Formerly bred on St. Helena Island
English:
St. Helena Petrel
Catalan:
Petrell gros de l'illa Santa Helena
Danish:
Sankt Helena-petrel
German:
Helena-Riesensturmvogel
Spanish:
Petrel Grande de la Santa Helena
Spanish (Spain):
Petrel grande de la Santa Helena
Finnish:
sainthelenanviistäjä
French:
Pétrel de Sainte-Hélène
Croatian:
svetohelenski zovoj
Dutch:
Sint-Helenastormvogel
Polish:
burzyk atlantycki
Portuguese:
pardela-de-santa-helena
Slovak:
tajfúnnik Olsonov
Serbian:
Velika burnica sa ostrva Sveta Jelena
Swedish:
sankthelenapetrell
Ukrainian:
тайфунник санта-геленський
Chinese:
大圣赫勒拿岛海燕
Chinese (Traditional):
聖海倫納擬燕鸌


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Clements, version 2021:
Large St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Clements, version 2019:
Large St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
eBird version 2019:
Large St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
eBird version 2021:
Large St. Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Large St Helena Petrel ( Pterodroma rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
St. Helena Petrel ( Pseudobulweria rupinarum)

Taxonomic status:

Species status: fossil species (extinct)

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Catalan: Petrell gros de l'illa Santa Helena
Danish: Sankt Helena-petrel
German: Helena-Riesensturmvogel, St.-Helena-Riesensturmvogel
English: Large Saint Helena petrel, Large St Helena Petrel, Large St. Helena Petrel, St Helena Gadly Petrel, St. Helena Petrel
English, HBW: Large St Helena Petrel
English (IOC): Large St. Helena Petrel, St. Helena Petrel
English (United States): Large St. Helena Petrel
Esperanto: Sanktahelena petrelo
Spanish: Petrel de Santa Helena Mayor, Petrel Grande de la Santa Helena
Spanish (Spain): Petrel grande de la Santa Helena
Finnish: sainthelenanviistäjä
French: Pétrel de Sainte-Hélène, Pétrel de Ste Hélène
Croatian: svetohelenski zovoj
Scientific: Pseudobulweria rupinarum, Pterodroma rupinarum
Dutch: Sint-Helenastormvogel
Polish: burzyk atlantycki
Portuguese: pardela-de-santa-helena
Portuguese (Portugal): freira-de-santa-helena
Slovak: tajfúnnik Olsonov, tajfúnnik svätohelenský
Serbian: Velika burnica sa ostrva Sveta Jelena
Swedish: sankthelenapetrell, Större Sankt Helenapetrell
Turkish: Sen Helen fırtınakuşu
Ukrainian: тайфунник санта-геленський
Chinese: 大圣赫勒拿岛海燕
Chinese (Traditional): 聖海倫納擬燕鸌

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