Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Charadriiformes > Family Alcidae > Genus Cepphus

Cepphus grylle (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Alca Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

CepphusPallas, 1769accepted genus name

Species group names

Alca grylle Linnaeus, 1758 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): teist sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: tejst sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: zwarte zeekoet
 English: black guillemot sources: North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 English-United States: Black Guillemot sources: Charles Hussey
 French: guillemot à miroir sources: Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.
 Gaelic: foracha dhubh sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Foracha dhubh
 German: Gryllteiste; Teiste sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Μαύρη ουρία sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Foracha dhubh sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Lithuanian: taistė sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: teist sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 130
 Norwegian Nynorsk: teist sources: Syst. Nat. ed. 10 p. 130
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): teist sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: nurnik; nurzyk białoskrzydły sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: črna njorka sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: arao aliblanco sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: tobisgrissla sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kara dalıcı martı sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Чистик чорний; Чорний чистик sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: gwylog ddu

Literature

basis of record

van der Land, J. (2001). Tetrapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 375-376

additional source

Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station.

additional source

Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.

additional source

Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p.

additional source

Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p.

additional source

Linkletter, L.E. 1977. A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68 p.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p.

additional source

Field Guide to Birds of North America 1983

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

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External Links

Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Adriaens, P. (2011). Cepphus grylle (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137130

Drs Cees Roselaar. Cepphus grylle (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96979

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

IUCN:
Red List status LC 2009This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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Last modified

2011-04-08 by Drs Cees Roselaar & by Peter Adriaens

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