Pygoscelis adeliae (Hombron & Jacqui…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesSphenisciformesSpheniscidaePygoscelis

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Full Name

Pygoscelis adeliae (Hombron & Jacquinot, 1841)

Common names

  • Adelie Penguin eng
  • Adélie penguin eng
  • Adeliepinguin deu
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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
Pygoscelis
species
Pygoscelis adeliae
 
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Bibliography

(1996) database, NODC Taxonomic Code

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

(2011) Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.08

Carolyn M. King, Clive D. Roberts, Ben D. Bell, R. Ewan Fordyce, Robert S. Nicol, Trevor H. Worthy, Chris D. Paulin, Rod A. Hitchmough, Ian W. Keyes, Alan N. Baker, Andrew L. Stewart, Norton Hiller, Robert M. McDowall, Richard N. Holdaway, Robin P. McPhee, Werner W. Schwarzhans, Alan J. D. Tennyson, Seabourne Rust, Ian Macadie, Compiled by Trevor H. Worthy, Richard N. Holdaway, and Alan J. D. Tennyson 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Species that are recorded only as rare visitors or vagrants to New Zealand. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Species that are recorded only as rare visitors or vagrants to New Zealand

Compiled by Worthy, T. H. ; Holdaway, R. N. ; Tennyson, A. J. D. , King, C. M. ; Roberts, C. D. ; Bell, B. D. ; Fordyce, R. E. ; Nicol, 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, R. ; Macadie, I. 24: Phylum CHORDATA: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, Species that are recorded only as rare visitors or vagrants to New Zealand. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 1.

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.

NZIB February 2012

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.