WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiomedea exulans Linnaeus, 1758

212583  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212583)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiomedea exulans exulans Linnaeus, 1758· accepted, alternate representation
marine
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]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 120-130 cm; wingspan: 272-328 cm. Colour: Adult: This plumage attained in a minimum of five years. Mostly white...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 120-130 cm; wingspan: 272-328 cm. Colour: Adult: This plumage attained in a minimum of five years. Mostly white with black primaries and black trailing edge to secondaries. Subadult: blacker above particularly on the upper wing which is mostly black. Immature: Dark brown with white on face and underwing, but retains the dark trailing edge to the wing. The bird whitens with age. Bill large and pale pink with a yellow tip. Feet pink to mauve. Habitat: Open ocean. <388><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Diomedea exulans Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212583 on 2018-01-17

Date
action
by
1998-06-25 12:17:44Z
created
Depew, Lorna
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z
changed
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiomedea exulans exulans Linnaeus, 1758) 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 King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiomedea exulans exulans Linnaeus, 1758) Woehler E.J. (compiler) 2006. Species list prepared for SCAR/IUCN/BirdLife International Workshop on Antarctic Regional Seabird Populations, March 2005, Cambridge, UK. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Category Visitor [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 120-130 cm; wingspan: 272-328 cm. Colour: Adult: This plumage attained in a minimum of five years. Mostly white with black primaries and black trailing edge to secondaries. Subadult: blacker above particularly on the upper wing which is mostly black. Immature: Dark brown with white on face and underwing, but retains the dark trailing edge to the wing. The bird whitens with age. Bill large and pale pink with a yellow tip. Feet pink to mauve. Habitat: Open ocean. <388><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Vulnerable [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorreuzenalbatros  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwandering albatross  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralbatros hurleur  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWanderalbatros  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorאלבטרוס  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpaprastasis albatrosas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΠεριπλανόμενο άλμπατρος  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralbatros wędrowny  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorklateški albatros  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralbatros errante  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgezgin albatros  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМандрівний альбатросUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАльбатрос мандрівний  [details]