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Gibson's Albatross

Diomedea gibsoni Robertson & Warham, 1992

Gibson's Albatross (Diomedea antipodensis gibsoni), also known as the Auckland Islands Wandering Albatross or Gibson's Wandering Albatross, is a large seabird in the great albatross group of the albatross family. The common name and trinomial commemorate John Douglas Gibson, an Australian amateur ornithologist who studied albatrosses off the coast of New South Wales for thirty years. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Diomedeidae
Genus:
  Diomedea

Scientific:
  Diomedea gibsoni

Citation:
  Robertson & Warham, 1992

Reference:
  BBOC 112 p.76

Protonym:
  Diomedea exulans gibsoni

Avibase ID:
  282962B46E619390

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/282962B4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 723283

Geographic range:

  • Diomedea gibsoni: Breeds Auckland Islands (New Zealand); ranges at sea at least from Tasman Sea to mid Pacific Ocean
English:
Gibson's Albatross
French:
Albatros de Gibson
Japanese:
watariahoudori (gibsoni)
Japanese:
ワタリアホウドリ (gibsoni)
Dutch:
Gibsons Albatros
Slovak:
albatros Gibsonov


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Gibson's Albatross ( Diomedea gibsoni) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 1.52:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 1.53:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 1.54:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 1.55:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 2015:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 2016:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 2017:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
eBird version 2018:
Wandering Albatross (Gibson's) ( Diomedea exulans gibsoni)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Diomedea antipodensis gibsoni [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Diomedea antipodensis gibsoni [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Diomedea antipodensis gibsoni [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Diomedea exulans gibsoni [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Diomedea [antipodensis or gibsoni] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


English: Gibson's Albatross, wandering albatross, Wandering Albatross (Gibson's)
English (IOC): Antipodean Albatross (Gibson's)
Spanish: Albatros de Gibson
Spanish (Argentine): Albatros de Gibson
Spanish (Chile): Albatros de Gibson
Spanish (Spain): Albatros Viajero (gibsoni)
Spanish (HBW): Wandering Albatross (Gibson's)
Spanish (Panama): Albatros Errante (gibsoni)
French: Albatros de Gibson, Albatros hurleur (de Gibson), Albatros hurleur (gibsoni)
Icelandic: Hrímtrosi (gibsoni)
Japanese: watariahoudori (gibsoni)
Japanese: ワタリアホウドリ (gibsoni)
Scientific: Diomedea antipodensis gibsoni, Diomedea exulans gibsoni, Diomedea gibsoni
Lithuanian: Paprastasis albatrosas (gibsoni)
Maori: Toroa
Dutch: Gibsons Albatros, Grote Albatros (gibsoni)
Norwegian: vandrealbatross (gibsoni)
Portuguese (Brazil): albatroz-errante (gibsoni)
Portuguese (Portugal): Albatroz-viajante (gibsoni)
Slovak: albatros Gibsonov
Serbian: Albatros lutalica (gibsoni)
Swedish: antipodalbatross (gibsoni)
Turkish: Tristan Albatrosu (gibsoni)

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