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Black Skimmer

Rynchops niger Linnaeus, 1758

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The table provided below compares authorities for this taxon and related concept. Names in red are those that differ from the name in the column located immediately to the left.
Species concept American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886)American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895)American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910)American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931)American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957)American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998)American Ornithologists' Society 7th edition (incl. 62nd suppl.)
* Rynchops niger Rynchops nigra
Black Skimmer
Rynchops nigra
Black Skimmer
Rynchops nigra
Black Skimmer
Rynchops nigra
Black Skimmer
Rynchops nigra
Black Skimmer
Rynchops niger
Black Skimmer
Rynchops niger
Black Skimmer
Rynchops niger
Black Skimmer
Rynchops niger niger  
 
 
 
 
 
Rynchops nigra nigra
 
Rynchops nigra nigra
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rynchops niger niger (niger)  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
[Rynchops niger niger (oblita)]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rynchops niger [cinerascens or intercedens]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rynchops niger cinerascens  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rynchops niger cinerascens (cinerascens)  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
[Rynchops niger cinerascens (intermedia)]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rynchops niger intercedens  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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