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

Fulmarus glacialis (Linnaeus, 1761)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Procellaria

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

FulmarusStephens, 1826accepted genus name

Species group names

Procellaria glacialis Linnaeus, 1761 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): havhest sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: mallemuk sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: noordse stormvogel sources: Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp.
 English: fulmar; northern fulmar 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.;North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
 English-United States: Fulmar; Northern Fulmar sources: Charles Hussey
 French: fulmar boréal; pétrel fulmar 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.;De Coninck, L. A. P. (1938): Scientific results of Prof. Dr. P. Van Oye's expedition in Iceland. II observations ornithologiques. Biol. Jb. Dodonaea 5: 234-264
 Gaelic: fulmaire sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Galician: Fulmaire
 German: Eissturmvogel 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.
 Greek: Αρκτικό θυελλοπούλι sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Irish: Fulmaire sources: Nash, Roisin (FaEu - Ecological Consultancy Services Ltd (Ecoserve))
 Lithuanian: šiaurinis fulmaras sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: havhest sources: Fauna Svecica ed. 2 p. 51
 Norwegian Nynorsk: havhest sources: Fauna Svecica ed. 2 p. 51
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): havhest sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: fulmar sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: северный глупыш sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: ledni viharnik sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: fulmar boreal sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: stormfågel sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kuzey fulmari sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Буревісник кочівний; Північний фульмар sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: aderyn drycin y graig

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

Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp.

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). Fulmarus glacialis (Linnaeus, 1761). 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:137195

Drs Cees Roselaar. Fulmarus glacialis (Linnaeus, 1761). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96576

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

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