Peruvian Booby

Sula variegata - Fou varié

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Suliformes

  • Family
    :

    Sulidés

  • Genus
    :

    Sula

  • Species
    :

    variegata

Descriptor

Tschudi, 1843

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 76 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 150 cm.
  • Weight
    : 1250 à 1550 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Fou varié
adult
Fou varié
adult

Peruvian Booby (Sula variegata) is a species of bird in the Sulidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Fou varié,
  • Piquero Peruano,
  • Atobá-peruano,
  • Guanotölpel,
  • guánószula,
  • Humboldtgent,
  • Sula del Perù,
  • Perusula,
  • Humboldtsule,
  • sula guánová,
  • terej guánový,
  • Perusule,
  • perunsuula,
  • mascarell del Perú,
  • głuptak peruwiański,
  • Перуанская олуша,
  • ペルーカツオドリ,
  • 秘鲁鲣鸟,
  • 秘魯鰹鳥,

Habitat

Fou varié
adult

Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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