WoRMS taxon details

Macronectes Richmond, 1905

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

accepted
Genus
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 (2018). Macronectes Richmond, 1905. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206822 on 2018-02-19
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 Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   
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]