WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudyptes chrysocome (Forster, 1781)

212657 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212657)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudyptes chrysocome chrysocome (Forster, 1781)· accepted, alternate representation
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 66-76 cm. Plumage: adult with head,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 66-76 cm. Plumage: adult with head, throat, back, wings, tail and undertail coverts black, breast and belly white. Yellow line above eye not meeting on forehead, but ending in long, pale yellow plumes behind each eye. Immature with a line of cream feathers above eye and replacing plumes behind eye. Bare parts: iris red; bill pink to orange-red; feet dull pink with darker webs and black soles. [details]
Adriaens, P.; Tasker, M. (2011). Eudyptes chrysocome (Forster, 1781). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212657 on 2017-11-23

Date
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by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-09-25 09:27:15Z
changed
2009-06-23 10:03:15Z
checked
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
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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 editorEudyptes chrysocome chrysocome (Forster, 1781)) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEudyptes crestatus (J. F. Miller, 1784)) Cooke, F.; Mills, E. L. (2008). SUMMER DISTRIBUTION OF PELAGIC BIRDS OFF THE COAST OF ARGENTINA. Ibis. 114(2): 245-251., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1474-919x.1972.tb02606.x [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 66-76 cm. Plumage: adult with head, throat, back, wings, tail and undertail coverts black, breast and belly white. Yellow line above eye not meeting on forehead, but ending in long, pale yellow plumes behind each eye. Immature with a line of cream feathers above eye and replacing plumes behind eye. Bare parts: iris red; bill pink to orange-red; feet dull pink with darker webs and black soles. [details]

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

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