WoRMS taxon details

Procellaria Linnaeus, 1758

205240  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205240)

accepted
Genus
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Description Size: large shearwaters. Bills narrow, robust and well-hooked; always pale-coloured with nasal tubes prominent with apertures...  
Description Size: large shearwaters. Bills narrow, robust and well-hooked; always pale-coloured with nasal tubes prominent with apertures directed forward. Dark legs. Tail rounded. <388> [details]
WoRMS (2018). Procellaria Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205240 on 2018-02-25
Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
From other sources
Description Size: large shearwaters. Bills narrow, robust and well-hooked; always pale-coloured with nasal tubes prominent with apertures directed forward. Dark legs. Tail rounded. <388> [details]