WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApus berliozi Ripley, 1965

212733 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212733)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 16-17 cm. Plumage: sooty-brown with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 16-17 cm. Plumage: sooty-brown with large white throat patch; sometimes with forehead whitish; some with distinct scaly appearance to back; tail well forked. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; feet and legs dark pink or brownish-maroon. Habitat: coastal. Resident, intra-African migrant, breeds Somalia. <390><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Apus berliozi Ripley, 1965. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212733 on 2017-11-23

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-25 13:14:19Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
changed

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basis of record Fry, C.H., S. Keith & E.K. Urban (1988). The Birds of Africa, Volume III. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 16-17 cm. Plumage: sooty-brown with large white throat patch; sometimes with forehead whitish; some with distinct scaly appearance to back; tail well forked. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill black; feet and legs dark pink or brownish-maroon. Habitat: coastal. Resident, intra-African migrant, breeds Somalia. <390><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Forms a superspecies with A. pallidus, A. barabtus & A. bradfieldi [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSocotra-gierzwaluw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorForbes-Watson's swift  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMartinet de Berlioz  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSokotrasegler  [details]