Little Shearwater - Puffinus assimilis

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Puffinus assimilis
Author Gould, 1838
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174559
Common Names English: Little Shearwater
French: Petit Puffin
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Procellariiformes
          Family: Procellariidae
            Genus: Puffinus
Taxonomic Children Subspecies: Puffinus assimilis assimilis
Subspecies: Puffinus assimilis elegans
Subspecies: Puffinus assimilis haurakiensis
Subspecies: Puffinus assimilis kermadecensis
Subspecies: Puffinus assimilis tunneyi
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN174559
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)124
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets7
Year1895 - 2006
Latitude-51.42 - 50.77
Longitude-66.98 - 176.52
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