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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMacronectes Richmond, 1905 
AphiaID: 206822

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProcellariiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorProcellariidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorProcellariidae
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 editorMacronectes giganteus (Gmelin, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacronectes halli Mathews, 1912
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206822
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Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Macronectes Richmond, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206822 on 2014-09-30
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