WoRMS taxon details

Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl, 1820)

137190  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137190)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution circum-global  
Distribution circum-global [details]

Distribution North America; very common off the Atlantic Coast between may and September  
Distribution North America; very common off the Atlantic Coast between may and September [details]
WoRMS (2018). Oceanites oceanicus (Kuhl, 1820). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137190 on 2018-04-22
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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 (look up in IMIS[details]   

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. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

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. [details]   

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

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (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. [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [details]   

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. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Breeding Category Breeding [details]

Dimensions Length: 7 1/4" (18 cm) [details]

Distribution circum-global [details]

Distribution North America; very common off the Atlantic Coast between may and September [details]

Habitat breeding in Southern Ocean [details]

IUCN Red List Category Least Concern [details]

Reproduction Breeds in the Southern Hemisphere on islands near Cape Horn and along the Antarctic continent. After the Breeding season it ranges north over the Pacific and Indian Ocean as well as the Atlantic. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Wilsons stormvogeltje  [details]
English Wilson's storm-petrelWilson's storm petrelWilson's petrel  [details]
French océanite de Wilson  [details]
German Buntfuß-Sturmschwalbe  [details]
Hebrew יסעורון אוקייני  [details]
Japanese アシナガウミツバメ  [details]
Lithuanian okeaninis būriuotojas  [details]
Polish oceannik żółtopłetwy  [details]
Slovenian antarktični strakoš  [details]
Spanish paíño de Wilson  [details]
Turkish fırtına kuşu  [details]
Ukrainian Океанник Вільсонабуревісник Вільсона  [details]
Welsh pedryn Wilson  [details]