Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Red-footed Booby Sula sula

Photo: Hans Smulders

Classification

Sulidae [family]
Sula [genus] (3)
sula [species]

Classification

Sulidae [family]
Sula [genus] (3)
sula [species]

Names

Dutch name Roodpootgent
English name Red-footed Booby
Papiamento name Bubi Balau (Aruba)
Papiamento name Bubi Pia Còrá (Aruba)
Papiamento name Bubi Pia Kòrá (Bonaire, Curaçao)
Valid name Sula sula Linnaeus, 1766

Classification