Hellenica World

Pelecanoides urinatrix

Pelecanoides urinatrix, Photo: Michael Lahanas

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Procellariiformes
Familia: Pelecanoididae
Genus: Pelecanoides
Species: Pelecanoides urinatrix
Subspecies: P. u. berard - P. u. chathamensis - P. u. coppingeri - P. u. dacunhae - P. u. elizabethae - P. u. exsul - P. u. urinatrix

Name

Pelecanoides urinatrix (Gmelin, 1789)

Vernacular names
Internationalization
Nederlands: Gewone alkstormvogel

Reference

Systema Naturae 1 pt2 p.560

The Common Diving-Petrel ( Pelecanoides urinatrix),also known as the Smaller Diving-Petrel or simply the Diving-Petrel is a diving-petrel, one of four very similar auk-like small petrels of the southern oceans. It is native to South Africa and islands of the southern Indian Ocean, islands and islets off New Zealand and south-eastern Australian islands.

Biology Encyclopedia

BirdsĀ Images

Source: Wikipedia, Wikispecies: All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Index

Scientific Library - Scientificlib.com