Taxon profile


Brachyramphus Brandt, 1837

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Alcidae - auks

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Brachyramphus brevirostris (Vigors, 1829) - Kittlitz's Murrelet
species Brachyramphus marmoratus (J. F. Gmelin, 1789) - Marbled Murrelet

Brachyramphus marmoratus

species Brachyramphus perdix (Pallas, 1811) - Long-billed Murrelet

Fossil taxa

species Brachyramphus dunkeli Chandler, 1990
species Brachyramphus pliocenum Howard, 1949

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1333561]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Brachyramphus Brandt, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Brachyramphus Brandt, JF, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 22 April 2021

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