Horned Puffin - Fratercula corniculata

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Fratercula corniculata
Author (J. F. Naumann, 1821)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 177029
Common Names English: Horned Puffin
French: Macareux cornu
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Alcidae
            Genus: Fratercula
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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ITIS TSN177029
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
    LC (Global or one of the sub regions)
#records (spatial)786
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets8
Year1980 - 2010
Latitude31.52 - 60.50
Longitude-173.12 - 175.93
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