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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAptenodytes J. R. Forster, 1777 
AphiaID: 206442

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSphenisciformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpheniscidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpheniscidae
Sources  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAptenodytes forsteri Gray, 1844
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAptenodytes patagonicus Miller, 1778
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: very large, 1.0-1.3 m tall. Plumage: yellow on upper breast. Bare parts: bill long, slender, pointed, slightly decurved. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206442
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Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-05 12:04:33Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2013). Aptenodytes J. R. Forster, 1777. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206442 on 2014-04-16
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