Northern Gannet - Morus bassanus

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Morus bassanus
Author (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 174712
Common Names English: Northern Gannet
Spanish: Bobo norteño
French: Fou de Bassan
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Suliformes
          Family: Sulidae
            Genus: Morus
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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Physical Description / Field Identification

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ITIS TSN174712
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)37,661
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets24
Year1965 - 2016
Latitude-23.33 - 66.52
Longitude-95.92 - 14.50
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