WoRMS taxon details

Oceanodroma leucorhoa (Vieillot, 1818)

137192  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137192)

Description Palearctic migrant  
Description Palearctic migrant [details]

Distribution North America; range extends from Labrador to the Gulf of Maine  
Distribution North America; range extends from Labrador to the Gulf of Maine [details]

Distribution circum-global  
Distribution circum-global [details]
WoRMS (2018). Oceanodroma leucorhoa (Vieillot, 1818). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137192 on 2018-02-20
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basis of record van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 375-376 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 

From other sources
Breeding Category Vagrant [details]

Description Palearctic migrant [details]

Dimensions Length: 8" (20cm) [details]

Distribution North America; range extends from Labrador to the Gulf of Maine [details]

Distribution circum-global [details]

IUCN Red List Category Least Concern [details]

Predators gulls [details]

Reproduction Breeding ground are in the Grand Manan area in late April or early May and Breeding starts early in June. The female deposits a single egg at the end of a borrow several feet long dug in either grassy or wooded locations. They come in from sea to their burrows only at night and leave before daylight or remain in their burrows until the next night. Incubation takes 40 days. Eggs are laid from mid June to mid July. [details]

Danish Stor stormsvale  [details]
Dutch vaal stormvogeltje  [details]
English Leach's storm-petrelLeach's storm petrelLeach's petrel  [details]
French océanite culblanc  [details]
German Wellenläufer  [details]
Hebrew יסעורון אטלנטי *  [details]
Italian uccello delle tempeste codaforcuta  [details]
Japanese コシジロウミツバメ  [details]
Lithuanian šiaurinis audrašauklis  [details]
Norwegian stormsvale  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål stormsvale  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk stormsvale  [details]
Polish nawałnik duży  [details]
Russian северная качурка  [details]
Slovenian viharni strakoš  [details]
Spanish paíño real  [details]
Swedish klykstjärtad stormsvala  [details]
Turkish okyanus fırtına kuşu  [details]
Ukrainian північна качуркаБуревісник північний  [details]
Welsh pedryn cynffon-fforchog  [details]