Taxon profile


Persian Shearwater
Puffinus persicus Hume, 1872

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

Scientific synonyms

Puffinus lherminieri persicus Hume, 1872

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Puffinus persicus persicus Hume, 1872
subspecies Puffinus persicus temptator Louette & Herremans, 1985

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22698267]

Bird Life [] [as Puffinus persicus Hume, 1873]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Gill F., Donsker D. & Rasmussen P. (eds): IOC World Bird List 11.1 [] [as Puffinus persicus Hume, 1872]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2021
EN del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Puffinus persicus A. O. Hume, 1872]
Data retrieved on: 28 November 2018
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Puffinus persicus Hume, 1873]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Puffinus persicus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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