WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnous tenuirostris (Temminck, 1823)

212630  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212630)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 30-34 cm. Plumage: uniformly dark...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 30-34 cm. Plumage: uniformly dark brown except lighter brown tail; head with whitish forehead merging into blue- or lavender-grey cap and below the eye, not distinct form lores. Bare parts: iris brown; relatively long thin bill black; feet and legs brownish black. Habitat: offshore waters, beyond reef, and oceanic islands. Uncommon but regular. Breeds in tropical and sub-tropical Indian Ocean. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Anous tenuirostris (Temminck, 1823). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212630 on 2017-12-16

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-23 12:30:25Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

context source (RAS) Australian Antarctic Data Centre. , available online at https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 30-34 cm. Plumage: uniformly dark brown except lighter brown tail; head with whitish forehead merging into blue- or lavender-grey cap and below the eye, not distinct form lores. Bare parts: iris brown; relatively long thin bill black; feet and legs brownish black. Habitat: offshore waters, beyond reef, and oceanic islands. Uncommon but regular. Breeds in tropical and sub-tropical Indian Ocean. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a superspecies with A. minutus. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKleine Noddy  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlesser noddy  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Noddi marianne  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Schlankschnabelnoddi  [details]