Red-billed Tropicbird - Phaethon aethereus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Phaethon aethereus
Author Linnaeus, 1758
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174673
Common Names Spanish: Rabijunco pico rojo
French: Phaéton à bec rouge
English: Red-billed Tropicbird
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Phaethontiformes
          Family: Phaethontidae
            Genus: Phaethon
Taxonomic Children Subspecies: Phaethon aethereus aethereus
Subspecies: Phaethon aethereus indicus
Subspecies: Phaethon aethereus mesonauta
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN174673
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)20,370
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets13
Year1758 - 2014
Latitude7.10 - 34.72
Longitude-124.29 - 79.00
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