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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSula dactylatra Lesson, 1831 
AphiaID: 212599

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)
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 editormaskergent  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormasked boobyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue-faced booby  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFou masqué  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMaskentölpel  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaukėtasis padūkėlis  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgłuptak maskowy  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorмасковаяUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorили белая олуша  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzakrinkani strmoglavec  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiquero enmascarado  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormaskeli sümsük kuşu  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorОлуша масковаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМаскова олуша  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSula dactylatra tasmani van Tets, Meredith, Fullagar & Davidson, 1988
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 (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (98 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (97 nucleotides; 36 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: 81-92 cm. Colour: adult white with black flight feathers and tail; facial and gular skin blackish to dark blue-grey; bill orange to yellow-green with black at base; legs and feet grey; eye yellow; immature dark grey-brown above with a dark brown head and white collar; underside of wings white with broad dark trailing edge and dark band parallel to leading edge; bill olive to pale horn. Habitat: open ocean. Distribution: Palaeartic migrant (<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:212599
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-11 06:36:40Z  created  Depew, Lorna
1998-08-28 07:21:49Z  changed  Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Sula dactylatra Lesson, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212599 on 2014-10-01
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