Taxonomic Drilldown

At any stage, you can move up or down the Taxonomic hierachy of Antarctic/subantarctic species by clicking on any name. Lower level taxon counts are shown in [].

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Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Procellariiformes
Family Procellariidae

List of all species - see Taxon profile using the number

Genus Bulweria
Bulweria bulwerii (Jardine and Selby,1828) Bulwer's Petrel
Genus Calonectris
Calonectris diomedea Scopoli (1769) Cory's Shearwater
Genus Daption
Daption capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel
Daption capense capense (Linnaeus,1758) Cape Petrel (southern)
Genus Fulmarus
Fulmarus glacialoides (Smith,1840) Southern Fulmar
Genus Halobaena
Halobaena caerulea (Gmelin,1789) Blue Petrel
Genus Lugensa
Lugensa brevirostris (Lesson,1831) Kerguelen Petrel
Genus Macronectes
Macronectes giganteus Gmelin,1789 Southern Giant Petrel
Macronectes halli Mathews,1912 Northern Giant Petrel
Macronectes spp. Giant-petrel sp.
Genus Pachyptila
Pachyptila belcheri (Mathews,1912) Slender-billed Prion
Pachyptila crassirostris (Mathews,1912) Fulmar Prion
Pachyptila crassirostris eatoni Fulmar Prion (southern)
Pachyptila desolata (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Prion
Pachyptila salvini (Mathews,1912) Salvin's Prion
Pachyptila sp.
Pachyptila spp. Prion sp.
Pachyptila turtur (Kuhl,1820) Fairy Prion
Pachyptila turtur subantarctica Fairy Prion (southern)
Pachyptila vittata (Forster,1777) Broad-billed Prion
Pachyptila vittata Forster, 1777 Broad-billed Prion
Genus Pagodroma
Pagodroma nivea (Forster,1777) Snow Petrel
Genus Pelecanoides
Pelecanoides georgicus Murphy and Harper,1916 South Georgian Diving Petrel
Pelecanoides spp. Diving Petrel sp.
Pelecanoides urinatrix (Gmelin,1789) Common Diving-Petrel
Pelecanoides urinatrix exsul (Gmelin,1789) Common Diving-Petrel
Genus Procellaria
Procellaria aequinoctialis Linnaeus,1758 White-chinned Petrel
Procellaria aequinoctialis ssp. conspicillata Linnaeus,1758 White-chinned Petrel
Procellaria cinerea Gmelin,1789 Grey Petrel
Procellaria conspicillata Linnaeus,1758 Spectacled Petrel
Procellaria parkinsoni Gray,1862 Black Petrel
Procellaria westlandica Falla,1946 Westland Petrel
Genus Pterodroma
Pterodroma baraui (Jouanin,1964) Barau's Petrel
Pterodroma cookii (Gray,1843) Cook's Petrel
Pterodroma cookilaria sp. Cookilaria Petrel
Pterodroma incerta (Schlegel,1863) Atlantic Petrel
Pterodroma inexpectata (Forster,1844) Mottled Petrel
Pterodroma lessonii (Garnot,1826) White-headed Petrel
Pterodroma leucoptera (Gould,1844) Gould's Petrel
Pterodroma macroptera (Smith,1840) Great-winged Petrel
Pterodroma macroptera gouldi (Smith,1840) Grey-headed Petrel
Pterodroma macroptera macroptera (Smith,1840) Great-winged Petrel
Pterodroma mollis (Gould,1844) Soft-plumaged Petrel
Pterodroma mollis deceptornis Soft-plumaged Petrel (northern)
Pterodroma neglecta (Schlegel,1863) Kermadec Petrel
Pterodroma solandri (Gould,1844) Providence Petrel
Pterodroma sp indet Providence / Great Winged Petrel
Pterodroma white-headed sp White-headed / Soft-plumaged Petrel
Genus Puffinus
Puffinus assimilis Gould,1838 Little Shearwater
Puffinus assimilis assimilis (Gould, 1838) Little Shearwater (Tasman Sea)
Puffinus carneipes Gould,1844 Flesh-footed Shearwater, Fleshy-footed Shearwater
Puffinus gavia (Forster,1844) Fluttering Shearwater
Puffinus gravis (O'Reilly,1818) Great Shearwater
Puffinus griseus (Gmelin,1789) Sooty Shearwater
Puffinus pacificus (Gmelin,1789) Wedge-tailed Shearwater
Puffinus spp. shearwater sp.
Puffinus spp. indet Short-tailed/Sooty Shearwater
Puffinus tenuirostris (Temminck,1835) Short-tailed Shearwater
Genus Thalassoica
Thalassoica antarctica (Gmelin,1789) Antarctic Petrel