Spheniscus magellanicus (J. R. Fors…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesSphenisciformesSpheniscidaeSpheniscus

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Full Name

Spheniscus magellanicus (J. R. Forster, 1781)

Common names

  • Magellanic Penguin eng
  • Magelhaenpinguïn
  • Magelhaenpinguïn nld
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

Aptenodytes magellanicus J.R. Forster, 1781

Habitat

Marine

Threat status

Near threatened

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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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
Spheniscus
species
Spheniscus magellanicus
 
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Bibliography

(1996) NODC Taxonomic Code

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

(2011) Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2011.02.08

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.

Woehler E.J. (compiler) 2006. Species list prepared for SCAR/IUCN/BirdLife International Workshop on Antarctic Regional Seabird Populations, March 2005, Cambridge, UK.

Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

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 Apr 13, 2016.