Taxon profile


Mascarene Shearwater
Puffinus bailloni bailloni (Bonaparte, 1857) dub.

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

Scientific synonyms

Puffinus lherminieri atrodorsalis Shirihai, Sinclair & Colston, 1995
Puffinus bailloni atrodorsalis Shirihai, Sinclair & Colston, 1995
Puffinus atrodorsalis Shirihai, Sinclair & Colston, 1995


Links and literature

EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Puffinus bailloni bailloni Bonaparte, 1857]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Puffinus atrodorsalis Shirihai, Sinclair et Colston, 1995]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Puffinus bailloni bailloni]
Data retrieved on: 10 April 2013

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dub. nomen dubium - name of unknown or doubtful application