Wedge-tailed Shearwater - Puffinus pacificus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Puffinus pacificus
Author (Gmelin, 1789)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174550
Common Names Spanish: Pardela cola cuña
English: Wedge-tailed Shearwater
French: Puffin fouquet
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Procellariiformes
          Family: Procellariidae
            Genus: Puffinus
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN174550
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
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#records (spatial)294
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets7
Year1789 - 2004
Latitude-37.88 - 46.97
Longitude-130.05 - 167.95
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