Taxon profile


Fluttering Shearwater
Puffinus gavia (J. R. Forster, 1844)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Procellariiformes - tubenoses »  family Procellariidae - petrels and shearwaters »  genus Puffinus

Scientific synonyms

Cinathisma cyanoleuca Hull, 1915
Procellaria gavia J.R. Forster, 1844
Reinholdia reinholdi byroni Mathews, 1913

Least Concern

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [3941]

Bird Life [] [as Puffinus gavia (Forster, 1844)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Australian Faunal Directory [ebb2667e-b097-4175-9ccb-359b9e27c22f]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Puffinus gavia (J.R. Forster, 1844)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Puffinus gavia (Forster, JR, 1844)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Puffinus gavia (J. R. Forster, 1844)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Puffinus gavia]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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