Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Procellariiformes > Family Hydrobatidae > Genus Oceanodroma

Oceanodroma leucorhoa (Vieillot, 1818)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Procellaria

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

OceanodromaReichenbach, 1853accepted genus name

Species group names

Procellaria leucorhoa Vieillot, 1817 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): stormsvale sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: Stor stormsvale sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: vaal stormvogeltje sources: Jonsson, L. (1993). Vogels van Europa, Noord-Afrika en het Midden-Oosten [Birds of Europe, northern Africa and the Middle East]. Tirion: Baarn, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-187-6. 560 pp.
 English: Leach's petrel; Leach's storm petrel; Leach's storm-petrel sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points;Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2011. IOC World Bird Names (version 2.8).;North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 English-United States: Leach's Petrel; Leach's Storm-petrel sources: Charles Hussey
 French: océanite culblanc 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.
 German: Wellenläufer sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Israel (Hebrew): יסעורון אטלנטי * sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: uccello delle tempeste codaforcuta sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: šiaurinis audrašauklis sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: stormsvale sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: stormsvale sources: Nouv. Dict. Hist. Nat. 25 [1817] p. 422
 Norwegian Nynorsk: stormsvale sources: Nouv. Dict. Hist. Nat. 25 [1817] p. 422
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): stormsvale sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: nawałnik duży sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: viharni strakoš sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: paíño real sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: klykstjärtad stormsvala sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: okyanus fırtına kuşu sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Буревісник північний; північна качурка sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: pedryn cynffon-fforchog

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

basis of record

Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London.

additional source

Worthy, T. (2009). Aves (Chordata). In: Gordon, D. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity. Volume One: Kingdom Animalia. 584 pp

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

Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

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. (2012). Oceanodroma leucorhoa (Vieillot, 1818). 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:137192

Drs Cees Roselaar. Oceanodroma leucorhoa (Vieillot, 1818). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96606

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine

Importance

EU Birds Directive:
Annex I 2009This species is the subject of special conservation measures concerning their habitat in order to ensure their survival and reproduction in their area of distribution, according to Annex I of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.
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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2011-04-08 by Drs Cees Roselaar & by Peter Adriaens

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