SPECIES

Great Auk Pinguinus impennis Scientific name definitions

William A. Montevecchi and David A. Kirk
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020
Text last updated January 1, 1996

Revision History

Birds of the World

Authors

William A. Montevecchi and David A. Kirk

Recommended Citation

Montevecchi, W. A. and D. A. Kirk (2020). Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.greauk.01


Birds of North America

Authors

William A. Montevecchi and David A. Kirk

Revisors

William A. Montevecchi and David A. Kirk

Recommended Citation

Montevecchi, W. A. and D. A. Kirk (1996). Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.260

Recommended Citation

Montevecchi, W. A., and D. A. Kirk. 1996. Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis). In The Birds of North America, No. 260 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds.). The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, and The American Ornithologists' Union, Washington D.C. https://doi.org/10.2173/tbna.260.p


Handbook of the Birds of the World

Recommended Citation

(2017). Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis). In Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Recommended Citation

Montevecchi, W. A. and D. A. Kirk (2020). Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.greauk.01