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Subantarctic Shearwater

Puffinus elegans Giglioli, EH; Salvadori, AT 1869

The subantarctic shearwater is a small bird species which breeds in Tristan da Cunha, islands of the southern Indian Ocean and New Zealand Subantarctic Islands. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Procellariiformes
Family:
  Procellariidae
Genus:
   Puffinus
Scientific:
  Puffinus elegans


Original description

Citation:
  Giglioli, EH; Salvadori, AT 1869

Reference:
   Ibis

Protonym:
  Puffinus elegans

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8619076


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  6F4BBFE2ABA8D391

Avibase ID:
  avibase-6F4BBFE2

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/6F4BBFE2


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 723332

Geographic range:

  • Puffinus elegans: Tristan da Cunha, Gough, Chatham and Antipodes islands
English:
Subantarctic Shearwater
Catalan:
Baldriga subantàrtica
Czech:
buřňák subantarktický
Danish:
Sydatlantisk skråpe
German:
Subantarktis-Sturmtaucher
Spanish:
Pardela subantártica
Spanish (Spain):
Pardela subantártica
Finnish:
goughsaartenkääpiöliitäjä
French:
Puffin élégant
Croatian:
južni zovoj
Italian:
Berta minore subantartica
Japanese:
アナンキョクヒメミズナギドリ
Dutch:
Subantarctische Kleine Pijlstormvogel
Norwegian:
dverglire (elegans)
Polish:
burzyk ciemnolicy
Portuguese:
Pintainho-subantártico
Portuguese (Brazil):
pardela-pequena
Russian:
Субантарктический буревестник
Slovak:
víchrovník pôvabný
Serbian:
Subantarktički mali zovoj
Swedish:
subantarktisk lira
Ukrainian:
буревісник-крихітка тристанський
Chinese:
亚南极鹱
Chinese (Traditional):
南極鸌


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 2]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 2]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Clements, version 2021:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 6th edition:
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements, version 2015:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements, version 2018:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 2]
Clements, version 2019:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 1.53:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 1.54:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 1.55:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 2015:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 2018:
Little Shearwater (Subantarctic) ( Puffinus assimilis elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 2019:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 2]
eBird version 2021:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 2]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 6]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 6]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Puffinus elegans elegans [version 7]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Puffinus assimilis elegans
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Subantarctic Shearwater ( Puffinus elegans) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Puffinus assimilis elegans [version 4]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Puffinus assimilis elegans

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Puffinus [assimilis or elegans] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Related taxa

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Afrikaans: Subantarktiese pylstormvoël, Sub-antarktiese Pylstormvoël
Catalan: Baldriga subantàrtica
Czech: buřňák subantarktický
Danish: Sydatlantisk skråpe
German: Subantarktis-Sturmtaucher, Trauersturmtaucher
English: Gough Island Shearwater, Little Shearwater (Subantarctic), Subantarctic Little Shearwater, Subantarctic Shearwater, Subantartic Little Shearwater
English, HBW: Subantarctic Shearwater
English (IOC): Subantarctic Shearwater
English (New Zealand): Sub-Antarctic Little Shearwater
English (United States): Subantarctic Shearwater
Esperanto: Subantarkta pufino
Spanish: Pardela Semejante (elegans), Pardela subantártica
Spanish (Argentine): Pardela Subantártica
Spanish (Chile): Fardela chica
Spanish (Spain): Pardela Semejante (elegans), Pardela subantártica
Spanish (HBW): Little Shearwater (Subantarctic)
Finnish: Goughsaartenkääpiöliitäjä
French: Petit Puffin (elegans), Petit Puffin (forme elegans), Petit Puffin (forme subantarctique), Petit Puffin (subantarctique), Petit puffin subantarctique, Puffin élégant
Galician: Pardela elegante
Croatian: južni zovoj
Icelandic: Dvergskrofa (elegans)
Italian: Berta minore subantartica
Japanese (romaji): himemizunagidori (elegans)
Japanese: アナンキョクヒメミズナギドリ, ヒメミズナギドリ (elegans)
Scientific: Nectris munda, Proc.[ellaria] munda, Procellaria munda, Puffinus assimilis elegans, Puffinus assimilis kempi, Puffinus elegans, Puffinus elegans elegans, Puffinus kuhliana, Puffinus munda elegans
Maori: Pakaha
Dutch: Pacifische Kleine Pijlstormvogel (Subantarctisch), Subantarctische Kleine Pijlstormvogel, Subantarctische kleine pijlstormvogel
Norwegian: dverglire (elegans)
Polish: burzyk ciemnolicy
Portuguese: Pintainho-subantártico
Portuguese (Brazil): pardela-pequena, pardela-pequena (elegans)
Portuguese (Portugal): pardela-subantárctica
Rhaeto-Romance: Tempestella subantarctica
Romanian: Ielcovan subantarctic
Russian: Субантарктический буревестник
Slovak: víchrovník pôvabný
Serbian: Subantarktički mali zovoj
Swedish: dvärglira (elegans), subantarktisk lira
Turkish: Güney Küçük Yelkovanı (elegans), Subantartik yelkovan
Ukrainian: буревісник-крихітка тристанський
Chinese: 亚南极鹱
Chinese (Traditional): 南極鸌

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