Taxon profile


Anous Stephens, 1826

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Charadriiformes »  family Laridae - gulls »  subfamily Sterninae

Scientific synonyms

Aganophoron Giebel, 1877
Aganophron Gloger, 1842
Anousella Mathews, 1912
Megalopterus Boie, 1826
Micranous Saunders, 1895
Noddi Berthold, 1827
Stolida Lesson, 1831
Noddi Cuvier, 1816 (nomen nudum) n
Nodinus Rafinesque, 1815 (nomen nudum) n
Gavia Swainson, 1837

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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

species Anous minutus F. Boie, 1844 - Black Noddy

Anous minutus - Black Noddy

species Anous stolidus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Brown Noddy

Anous stolidus - Brown Noddy

species Anous tenuirostris (Temminck, 1823) - Lesser Noddy

Anous tenuirostris - Lesser Noddy

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [b3a5aaa1-86e6-445b-9832-7532afd8c0be]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Anous Stephens, 1826]
Data retrieved on: 8 February 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Anous Stephens, 1826]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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