WoRMS taxon details

Macronectes Richmond, 1905

206822  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206822)

accepted
Genus
Not documented
Description Largest of the Procellariidae—as large as the smaller albatrosses. Bills robust, longer than the head with large nasal...  
Description Largest of the Procellariidae—as large as the smaller albatrosses. Bills robust, longer than the head with large nasal tube half as long as the culmen. Tails short and fan-shaped with quills<388> [details]
WoRMS (2019). Macronectes Richmond, 1905. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206822 on 2019-02-15
Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z
changed
Martinez, Olga

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

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939). Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. [print version]., available online at http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Largest of the Procellariidae—as large as the smaller albatrosses. Bills robust, longer than the head with large nasal tube half as long as the culmen. Tails short and fan-shaped with quills<388> [details]