WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnous stolidus (Linnaeus, 1758)

212629 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212629)
accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 36-45 cm. Plumage: most of body sooty...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 36-45 cm. Plumage: most of body sooty brown; white forehead merges into blue- or lavender-grey cap contrasting with dark lores and earcoverts; flight feathers and wedge-shaped tail nearly black. Immature with white on forehead only, no cap; upperparts and wings with white feather edges.. Bare parts: iris brown; robust bill black; feet and legs brownish black. Habitat: inshore, offshore and on offshore islands. Breeds on offshore islands--notably Lamu archipelago. <389><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Anous stolidus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212629 on 2017-11-23

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-23 12:30:25Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 36-45 cm. Plumage: most of body sooty brown; white forehead merges into blue- or lavender-grey cap contrasting with dark lores and earcoverts; flight feathers and wedge-shaped tail nearly black. Immature with white on forehead only, no cap; upperparts and wings with white feather edges.. Bare parts: iris brown; robust bill black; feet and legs brownish black. Habitat: inshore, offshore and on offshore islands. Breeds on offshore islands--notably Lamu archipelago. <389><391><393> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Noddy  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon noddyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown noddy  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNoddi brun  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Noddi  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorクロアジサシ  [details]