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Pachyptila desolata   (Gmelin, 1789)

Antarctic prion
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Aves | Ciconiiformes | Procellariidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Southern Ocean Mollusc Database (SOMBASE). 2011. (Ref. 87340)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 27.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 84934); max. published weight: 156.40 g (Ref. 356)

Environment

Others

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-Pacific, Southern Atlantic and Antarctic. Subtropical to polar.

Short description

Culmen: 2.69 cm; tarsus: 3.41 cm; wing: 18.65 cm.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Known threats are krill harvesting, introduced mammalian predators and plastic ingestion (Ref. 84934). Surface seizing and plunging; dipping; open-water (Ref. 356).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown