Taxon profile


Fairy Prion
Pachyptila turtur turtur (Kuhl, 1820)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Procellariiformes - tubenoses »  family Procellariidae - petrels and shearwaters »  genus Pachyptila »  species Pachyptila turtur - Fairy Prion

Scientific synonyms

Halobaena typica Bonaparte, 1857
Prion ariel Schlegel, 1863
Procellaria turtur Kuhl, 1820
Procellaria velox Kuhl, 1820
Pseudoprion turtur dertrum Mathews, 1938
Pseudoprion turtur nova Mathews, 1916

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Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [ba56edef-8edd-4a8b-904d-9c00c810a1c5]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Pachyptila turtur turtur (Kuhl, 1820)]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Pachyptila turtur turtur (Kuhl, 1820)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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