(syn. Fulmarus Ϯ Atlantic Fulmar F. glacialis) Gr. ἁλς hals, ἁλος halos  sea; ἱππος hippos  horse (from its braying and whinnying cries); "G. 89. HALOHIPPUS *),  Sv. Hafshäst.  1. glacialis  ...  *) Hab. gener. fere Columbæ, sed alis cauda longioribus  ...  Nomen hujus generis opinione nostra vere distinctis e verbis græcis ἁλς, mare, et ἱππος, equus; nomen ejus triviale Norvegiæ" (Billberg 1828).

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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 20 January 2019).