Eudyptes chrysocome (J. R. Forster,…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesSphenisciformesSpheniscidaeEudyptes

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Overview

Full Name

Eudyptes chrysocome (J. R. Forster, 1781)

Common names

  • Rockhopper Penguin eng
  • Rockhopper Penguin / Southern Rockhopper Penguin eng
  • Southern Rockhopper Penguin eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Habitat

Terrestrial, Marine, Ground dwelling

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Sphenisciformes
family
Spheniscidae
genus
Eudyptes
species
Eudyptes chrysocome
 
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Bibliography

(2011) IOC World Bird List, Master List v2.9

(2011) Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.08

Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London.

Gill, Frank, and Minturn Wright (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names

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.

Warham, J. / Stonehouse, Bernard, ed. (1975) The Crested Penguins: The Biology of Penguins

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.