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Seabird IslandsEcology, Invasion, and Restoration$

Christa P. H. Mulder, Wendy B. Anderson, David R. Towns, and Peter J. Bellingham

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199735693

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199735693.001.0001

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(p.462) Appendix C Seabird Predators

(p.462) Appendix C Seabird Predators

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Seabird Islands
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Table C.1. Scientific Names (and synonyms) and Common Names of Introduced Seabird Predators Mentioned in the Book.

Family

Class – Order Species

Common Name(s)

Aves – Falconiformes

Falconidae

Falco peregrinus

peregrine falcon

Aves – Gruiformes

Rallidae

Gallirallus australis

weka

Aves – Passeriformes

Cractidae

Strepera graculina

pied currawong

Sturnidae

Acridotheres tristis

Indian myna, common myna>

Aves – Strigiformes

Tytonidae

Tyto alba

barn owl, common barn owl

Malacostraca – Decapoda

Portunidae

Carcinus maenus

European green crab, European shore crab

Mammalia – Artiodactyla

Cervidae

Cervus elaphus

red deer, wapiti

Rangifer tarandus

domesticated reindeer

Bovidae

Ovis aries

domestic sheep

Suidae

Sus scrofa

feral pig

Mammalia – Carnivora

Canidae

Vulpes lagopus (Alopex lagopus)

Arctic fox, polar fox, white fox, blue fox

Canis familiaris

Domestic dog

Pseudalopex griseus, (Lycalopex griseus)

Argentine grey fox, Patagonian fox

Vulpes vulpes

red fox

Felidae

Felis catus

domestic cat, feral cat

Herpestidae

Herpestes spp.

mongoose

Mustelidae

Martes americana (Martes caurina)

American marten, fisher, sable

Martes martes

Euopean pine marten

Mustela putorius furo

ferret

Mustela erminea

stoat, ermine, short-tailed weasel

Mustela nivalis

Least weasel

Neovison vison (Mustela vison)

mink, American mink

Otariidae

Arctocephalus pusillus

brown fur seal, Cape fur seal, South African fur seal, Afro-Australian fur seal, giant fur seal

Procyonidae

Procyon lotor

common raccoon, northern raccoon, North American raccoon

Nasua nasua

coatimundi, South American coati, ring-tailed coati

Mammalia – Diprotodontia

Phalangeridae

Trichosurus vulpecula

common brushtail possum, Australian brushtail possum

Mammalian – Primates

Cebidae

Cebus albifrons

white-fronted capuchin, pale-fronted capuchin,

Cercopithecidae

Clorocephus spp.(Cercophithecus spp.)

green monkey, grivet monkey, vervet monkey

Macaca arctoides

stump-tailed macaque

Macaca fascicularis

long-tailed macaque, crab-eating macaque

Macaca nemestrina

Southern pig-tailed macaque

Macaca mulatta

rhesus macaque, rhesus monkey

Mammalia – Rodentia

Cricetidae

Microtus oeconomus

tundra vole, root vole

Peromyscus spp.

deer mice, white-footed mice

Mus musculus

house mouse

Muridae

Rattus exulans

Pacific rat, kiore

Rattus norvegicus

Norway rat, brown rat, common rat

Rattus rattus

ship rat

Sciuridae

Spermophilus parryii

arctic ground squirrel

Mammalia - Erinaceomorpha

Erinaceidae

Erinaceus europaeus

European hedgehog, west European hedgehog

Atelerix algirus

Algerian hedgehog, North African hedgehog

Insecta - Hymenoptera

Anoplolepis gracilipes

yellow crazy ant, long-legged ant, Maldive ant

Linepithema humile

Argentine ant

Solenopsis germinata

fire ant

Solenopsis invicta

red imported fire ant

Wasmannia auropunctata

little fire ant

Taxonomy follows Wilson and Reeder 2005 for mammals.

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