Sula sula Linnaeus 1766 (red-footed booby)

Aves - Suliformes - Sulidae

Alternative combination: Pelecanus sula

Belongs to Sula according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also Olson 1975, Steadman 1991, Steadman 1994, Steadman and Intoh 1994 and Steadman and Pahlavan 1992

Sister taxa: Sula arvernensis, Sula brandi, Sula clarki, Sula dactylatra, Sula figueroae, Sula granti, Sula guano, Sula leucogaster, Sula magna, Sula nebouxii, Sula phosphata, Sula pohli, Sula sulita, Sula universitatis, Sula variegata, Sula willetti

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of American Samoa (1 collection), Cook Islands (1), French Polynesia (1), Mauritius (1), Micronesia (1), Pitcairn (2), Saint Helena (6), Venezuela (5)

Total: 18 collections each including a single occurrence

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