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Thalobata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Procellariiformes
Family: Hydrobatidae
Genus: Thalobata
Matthews and Hallstrom, 1943
Species

See text.

Synonyms

Oceanodroma (L. Reichenbach, 1853)

Thalobata is a genus of storm petrels. The genus currently comprises 4 species.

Taxonomy

Band-rumped Storm-Petrel breeds in both the hot and cool seasons. Recent studies have found that the hot-season population is different from the cool-season population (e.g., Bolton, 2007; Frisen et al., 2007).

Location Season Subspecies TiF Species
Ascension Island &
St. Helena Islands
hot helena castro
Azores hot monteiroi monteiroi
Azores
Madeira
Canaries
Berlengas
cool
both
cool
cool
castro castro
Cape Verde Islands protracted
(cool)
jabejabe jabejabe
Galapagos Islands both bangsi cryptoleucura
Hawaiian Islands hot cryptoleucura cryptoleucura
Japan hot kumagai cryptoleucura

Species

References


Eurasian Spoonbill This article is part of Project Bird Genera, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each genus, including made-up genera.
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