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Red-tailed Tropicbird

Phaethon rubricauda Boddaert, 1783

The Red-tailed Tropicbird, Phaethon rubricauda, is a seabird that nests across the Indian and Pacific Oceans. It nests in colonies on oceanic islands. The species is also known by its Maori name, Amokura. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Phaethontiformes
Family:
  Phaethontidae
Genus:
  Phaethon

Scientific:
  Phaethon rubricauda

Citation:
  Boddaert, 1783

Reference:
  TablePlanchesEnlum. p.57

Protonym:
  Phaeton [sic] rubricauda

Avibase ID:
  C412CD623EDA1B28

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/C412CD62

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 174679

Geographic range:

  • Phaethon rubricauda rubricauda: Breeds islands in w Indian Ocean
  • Phaethon rubricauda melanorhynchos: Breeds and disperses widely in tropical Pacific Ocean
  • Phaethon rubricauda westralis: Islands in e Indian Ocean and Easter I.
  • Phaethon rubricauda roseotinctus: Breeds sw Pacific islands
English:
Red-tailed Tropicbird
Czech:
faeton červenoocasý
German:
Rotschwanz-Tropikvogel
Danish:
Rødhalet Tropikfugl
Spanish:
Rabijunco Colirrojo
Finnish:
valkotropiikkilintu
French:
Phaéton à brins rouges
Icelandic:
Rauðspíra
Italian:
Fetonte codarossa
Japanese:
akaonettaichou
Japanese:
アカオネッタイチョウ
Dutch:
Roodstaartkeerkringvogel
Norwegian:
Rødhaletropikkfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Raudhaletropikkfugl
Polish:
faeton czerwonosterny
Portuguese:
Rabo-de-palha-de-cauda-vermelha
Portuguese (Brazil):
Rabo-de-palha-de-cauda-vermelha
Russian:
Краснохвостый фаэтон
Slovak:
faeton červenochvostý
Swedish:
rödstjärtad tropikfågel
Ukrainian:
Фаетон червонохвостий
Chinese:
红尾鹲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaëthon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricaudus) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 19th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropic-bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Phaéton à brins rouges ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Phaéton à brins rouges ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Red-tailed Tropic Bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Red-tailed Tropic Bird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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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 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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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 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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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 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Phaethon rubricauda [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Phaëthon rubricauda [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Phaethon rubricauda [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
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South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
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South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
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South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
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South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Red-tailed Tropicbird ( Phaethon rubricauda) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phaethon rubricauda [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Phaethon rubricauda [version 1]

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Species status: full species

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Afrikaans: Rooipylstert
Catalan: Cuajonc cua-roig
Czech: faeton červenoocasý, Faeton cervenozobý
Danish: Rødhalet Tropikfugl
German: Rotschwanz-Tropicvogel, Rotschwanz-Tropikvogel
English: Amokura, Red-tailed Tropcibird, Red-tailed Tropic Bird, Redtailed Tropicbird, Red-tailed Tropicbird, Red-tailed Tropic-bird, Silver Bosunbird, Srawtail
English (Hawaii): Koaʻe ʻula - Red-tailed Tropicbird
English (IOC): Red-tailed Tropicbird
Spanish: Ave del trópico de cola roja, Rabijunco Cola Roja, rabijunco cola-roja, Rabijunco Colirrojo, Rabijunco de Cola Roja
Spanish (Chile): Ave del trópico de cola roja
Spanish (Costa Rica): Rabijunco Cola Roja
Spanish (Ecuador): Rabijunco Colirrojo
Spanish (Spain): Rabijunco Colirrojo
Spanish (HBW): Red-tailed Tropicbird
Spanish (Mexico): rabijunco cola roja, rabijunco cola-roja, Rabijunco Colirrojo
Spanish (Peru): Ave del Trópico de Cola Roja
Estonian: punasaba-troopikalind
Finnish: Valkojouhipyrstö, valkotropiikkilintu
French: Paille-en-queue à brins roug, Paille-en-queue à brins rouges, Paille-en-queue à queue rouge, Paille-en-queue blanc, Phaéton à brins rouges, Phaéton à queue rouge
Hawaiian: Koa'e 'ula
Hungarian: vörösfarkú trópusimadár
Indonesian: Buntutsate Merah, Buntut-sate merah, Burung Buntut Satek Merah, Burung Buntut-sate Merah
Icelandic: Rauðspíra
Italian: Fetone codarossa, Fetonte coda rossa, Fetonte codarossa
Japanese: aka-o nettai-chō, Akao-nettaicho, akaonettaichou, Akao-nettaichou
Japanese: アカオネッタイチョウ
Japanese (Kanji): 赤尾熱帯鳥
Scientific: Phaethon erubescens, Phaethon rubricauda, Phaëthon rubricauda, Phaethon rubricauda rubricauda, Phaethon rubricaudus, Phaëthon rubricaudus, Phaeton [sic] rubricauda
Lithuanian: Raudonuodegis fajetonas
Latvian: sarkanastes faetons
Malagasy: Vorompano
Maori: Amokura
Malay: Burung Sinbad Ekor Merah
Dutch: Roodstaart Keerkringvogel, Roodstaartkeerkringvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Raudhaletropikkfugl
Norwegian: Rødhaletropikfugl, Rødhaletropikkfugl
Polish: faeton czerwonosterny
Pinyin: hóng-wěi méng, hóng-wěi rèdài-niǎo
Portuguese: Rabijunco-de-cauda-vermelha, rabo-de-palha-de-cauda-vermelha
Portuguese (Brazil): Rabo-de-palha-de-cauda-vermelha
Portuguese (Portugal): Rabijunco-de-cauda-vermelha
Rarotongan: Tavake
Russian: Краснохвостый фаэтон
Slovak: faeton červenochvostý
Samoan: tava'e'ula
Serbian: Crvenorepi feton
Swedish: Rödstjärtad tropikfågel
Thai: นกร่อนทะเลหางแดง
Thai (Transliteration): nók rôaan-tʰa-lee hăaŋ-daeeŋ
Turkish: Kırmızı Kuyruklu Tropikkuşu
Tahitian: ma'uroa, tave'a
Ukrainian: Фаетон червонохвостий
Chinese: 紅尾熱帶鳥, 红尾鹲
Chinese (Traditional): 紅尾熱帶鳥, 紅尾鸏
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 紅尾熱帶鳥
Chinese (Taiwan): 红尾热带鸟

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