WoRMS taxon details

Catharacta Brünnich, 1764

137050  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137050)

accepted
Genus
marine
Brünnich, M. T. (1764). Ornithologia Borealis. <em>Hafnia. Zool.</em> 76., available online at http://reader.digitale-sammlungen.de/en/fs1/object/display/bsb10306825_00005.html
page(s): 32 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Description Size: large, heavy bodied skuas. Plumage: brown; white patch at base of primaries; wings broad, pointed at tip; tail...  
Description Size: large, heavy bodied skuas. Plumage: brown; white patch at base of primaries; wings broad, pointed at tip; tail wedge-shaped, without elongated central rectrices. <389> [details]
WoRMS (2018). Catharacta Brünnich, 1764. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137050 on 2018-10-18
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2009-11-16 13:33:57Z
changed

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original description Brünnich, M. T. (1764). Ornithologia Borealis. <em>Hafnia. Zool.</em> 76., available online at http://reader.digitale-sammlungen.de/en/fs1/object/display/bsb10306825_00005.html
page(s): 32 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Size: large, heavy bodied skuas. Plumage: brown; white patch at base of primaries; wings broad, pointed at tip; tail wedge-shaped, without elongated central rectrices. <389> [details]