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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Spheniscidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Anthropornis Wiman 1905
Recognized by Environments EOL
Spheniscidae Bonaparte 1831

Alternative Names

? antipodes Hombron & Jacquinot, 1841
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? demersa Linnaeus, 1758
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gracilis Wiman, 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? gunnari Wiman, 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? ictus Ameghino, 1901
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? minor Forster, 1781
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? novaezealandiae Marples, 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? predemersus Simpson, 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anthropornis Wiman 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archaeospheniscus Marples 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arthrodytes Ameghino 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Catarrhactes Vieillot 1826
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chubutodyptes Simpson 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Delphinornis Wiman 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Duntroonornis Marples 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eosphaeniscus Wiman 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eretiscus Olson 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ichtyopteryx Wiman 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Isotremornis Ameghino 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Korora Marples 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Marambiornis Myrcha, Jadwiszczak, Tambussi, Noriega, Gaździcki, Tatur & del Valle 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mesetaornis Myrcha, Jadwiszczak, Tambussi, Noriega, Gaździcki, Tatur & del Valle 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Microdytes Simpson 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neculus Ameghino 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Notodyptes Marples 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pachydyptes Oliver 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeospheniscus Moreno & Mercerat 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paraptenodytes Ameghino 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paraspheniscus Ameghino 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Perispheniscus Ameghino 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Platydyptes Marples 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudospheniscus Ameghino 1905
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spheniscus Humboldti Meyen 1834
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tasidyptes van Tets & O'Connor 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tonniornis Tambussi, Acosta Hospitaleche, Reguero & Marenssi 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Waimanu Slack, Jones, Ando, Harrison, Fordyce, Arnason & Penny 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wimanornis Simpson 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

penguins preferred
Penguins
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Afrikaans

Pikkewyn preferred
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Albanian

Pinguini preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Amharic

የዋልታ ወፍ preferred
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Arabic

بطريق preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

պինգվիններ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Pinqvinlər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Pinguino preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bavarian

Pinguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

пінгвіны preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bengali

পেঙ্গুইন preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bosnian

Pingvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Breton

Mank preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Пингвинови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

ပင်ဂွင်း preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Pingüí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Chechen

Tehkarg preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Pingvini preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

tučňákovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Pingvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

pinguïns preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

pingveno preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Pingviinlased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Faroese

Pingvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

pingviinit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Pingviinit preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

French

manchot preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Manchots
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Pingüín preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

პინგვინისნაირნი preferred
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German

Pinguine preferred
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Greek, Modern (1453-)

Πιγκουίνος preferred
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Guarani

Yperana preferred
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Hebrew

פינגוויניים preferred
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Hindi

पेंगुइन preferred
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Hungarian

Pingvinfélék preferred
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Icelandic

Mörgæsir preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Pinguino preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ilocano

pinguino preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Penguin preferred
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Irish

Piongain preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

pinguino preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ペンギン preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
ペンギン科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Javanese

Pinguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kalaallisut; Greenlandic

Isarukitsoq preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kannada

ಪೆಂಗ್ವಿನ್ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kara-Kalpak

Pingvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kashubian

Pingwin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Пингвинтәрізділер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Пингвиндер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lao

ຫ່ານຢິ່ງຢີ້ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Pingvīnu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Limburgan; Limburger; Limburgish

Pinguïns preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingala

Pingwini preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingua Franca Nova

Sfenisiformo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Pingvininiai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Low Saxon

Pinguine preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Luxembourgish; Letzeburgesch

Pinguinen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Пингвин preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Maithili

पेन्गुइन preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malagasy

Penguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Penguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

പെൻ ഗ്വിൻ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Marathi

पेंग्विन preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Min Dong

Kié-ngò̤ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mongolian

Оцон шувуу preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nahuatl

Tōtōmichin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Tsídii naʼałkʼaiʼí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nepali

पेन्गुइन preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

North Frisian

Pinguinen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Pingvinar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Pingviner preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan (post 1500)

Pingoïn preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

پنگوئن preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Pingwiny preferred
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Portuguese

pinguim preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Punjabi

ਪੈਂਗੁਇਨ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Pinwinu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Pinguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

пингвиновые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sakha

Пингвин preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Scots

penguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

пингвин preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Pingvinke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sicilian

Pinguinu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

tučniakotvaré preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Pingvini preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
pingüino preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Pingüinos
Recognized by CITES

Sundanese

Pénguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swahili

Ngwini preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

pingviner preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Penguino preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

பென்குயின் preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

పెంగ్విన్ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

เพนกวิน preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tibetan

བྱ་ཁྱིའུ། preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Penguen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

пінгвіни preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Urdu

بطريق preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Pingvin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Chim cánh cụt preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Pengwin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Western Frisian

Pinguins preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Yiddish

פינגווין preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Zhuang; Chuang

Gijngoz preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Zulu

Iphengwini preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arz

بطريق preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

De Ch

Pinguine preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Ca

Penguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Gb

penguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hak

Khî-ngò preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mrj

Пингвин preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nan

Khiā-gô preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nds Nl

Pinguïn preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

پینگوئن preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pt Br

Pinguim preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sr Ec

пингвин preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vec

Pinguin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vls

Pinguins preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Zea

Pinguïns preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Spheniscidae