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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783) 
AphiaID: 212597

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 editorPelecaniformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSulidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSula leucogaster (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSula Brisson, 1760
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbruine Gent  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown booby  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfou brun  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWeißbauchtölpel  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorסולה לבנת-בטן  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaltapilvis padūkėlis  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgłuptak białobrzuchy  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorбурая олуша  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrjavi strmoglavec  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiquero pardo  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkahverengi sümsük kuşu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorОлуша бураUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorБура олуша  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (125 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (284 nucleotides; 54 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 64-74 cm. Colour: adult sooty-brown above, on head, neck and breast; belly and undertail coverts white; underwing white except for dark brown leading and trailing edges and tip; bill yellow to greenish grey with pink or blue tip; facial skin yellow to greenish; legs and feet yellow to greenish; immature like adult but with brown wash on underparts; bill and face grey. Habitat: shallow waters around oceanic islands. (<313><316><318>) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-(sub)tropical [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212597
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-11 06:36:40Z  created  Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Sula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212597 on 2014-11-23
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