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Southern Rockhopper Penguin

Eudyptes filholi Hutton FW, 1879

The eastern rockhopper penguin is a crested penguin with yellow crest feathers. It is a subspecies of the southern rockhopper penguin found in subantarctic regions and the Indian Ocean. It is one of the smallest crested penguins and has distinctive pink margins around its bill. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Sphenisciformes
Family:
  Spheniscidae
Genus:
   Eudyptes
Scientific:
  Eudyptes filholi


Original description

Citation:
  Hutton FW, 1879

Reference:
  Proc.Linn.Soc.NewS.Wales p.334

Protonym:
  Eudyptes filholi

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6456723


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  D5A715E47958466E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-D5A715E4

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D5A715E4


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 824056

Geographic range:

  • Eudyptes filholi: Kerguelen Islands and subantarctic New Zealand islands
English:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin
French:
Gorfou de Filhol


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Southern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern) ( Eudyptes chrysocome filholi) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Eastern Rockhopper Penguin ( Eudyptes filholi) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Eudyptes crestatus filholi [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Eudyptes chrysocome filholi [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Eudyptes filholi [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Eudyptes [chrysocome or filholi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Suidelike Geelkuifpikkewyn (Oostelike)
Azerbaijani: hind-sakit okean kəkilli pinqvini
Bulgarian: Южен скален пингвин (ssp. filholi)
German: Felsenpinguin (filholi)
English: Eastern Rockhopper Penguin, Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern), Southern Rockhopper Penguin, Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern)
English, HBW: Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern)
English (IOC): Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern)
English (United States): Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern)
Esperanto: Filhola eŭdipto, flavtufa pingveno, Orienta
Spanish: Pingüino Saltarrocas Meridional (filholi)
Spanish (Argentine): Pingüino Penacho Amarillo (filholi)
Spanish (Chile): Pingüino de penacho amarillo (filholi)
Spanish (Spain): Pingüino Saltarrocas Meridional (filholi)
Spanish (HBW): Southern Rockhopper Penguin (Eastern)
Spanish (Uruguay): Pingüino Penacho Amarillo (Subesp. filholi)
Finnish: kalliotöyhtöpingviini (filholi)
French: Gorfou de Filhol, Gorfou sauteur (de Filhol), Gorfou sauteur (filholi)
Icelandic: Klettamörgæs (filholi)
Japanese (romaji): iwatobipengin (filholi)
Japanese: イワトビペンギン (filholi), イワトビペンギン(filholi)
Scientific: Eudyptes chrysocome filholi, Eudyptes crestatus filholi, Eudyptes cristata interjectus, Eudyptes cristatus filholi, Eudyptes filholi
Dutch: Oostelijke Rotspinguïn, Zuidelijke Rotspinguïn (Oostelijk)
Norwegian: klippehopperpingvin (filholi)
Polish: pingwin skalny (filholi)
Portuguese (Brazil): pinguim-de-penacho-amarelo (filholi)
Portuguese (Portugal): pinguim-saltador-meridional (filholi)
Russian: Пингвин-скалолаз (filholi)
Slovak: tučniak ozdobný, tučniak ozdobný (skup.)
Serbian: Pingvin skakač (filholi)
Swedish: klipphopparpingvin (filholi)
Turkish: Zıplar Penguen (filholi)

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