Haladroma

(syn. Pelecanoides Ϯ Common Diving-petrel P. urinatrix) Gr. ἁλαδρομος haladromos  race over the sea  < ἁλς hals, ἁλος halos  sea;
-δρομος -dromos  -runner  < τρεχω trekhō  to run; "GENUS 131. HALADROMA (ἁλαδρομος  in mari cursitans) Pelecanoïdes LaCépède? (Kropftaucher Germ.)  ... Species: Procellaria Urinatrix Lin Gmel." (Illiger 1811).   Var. HaladromasHalodroma, Halodromas, HeladromaHolodroma.

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 24 January 2019).