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Bird White-faced Storm Petrel (Pelagodroma marina)


John McDouall Stuart
Aug 5, 2011
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Scientific name: Pelagodroma marina

Common Name: White-faced Storm Petrel

Order: Procellariiformes

Family: Hydrobatidae

Other Names:

Distribution: Pelagic.

Habitat: Ocean.

Field Notes: Length: 19–21 cm Wingspan: 41–44 cm - pale brown-grey back, wings and rump with black flight feathers, white under parts, white face, black eye mask.

Photos taken on a Pelagic boat trip departing from St Helens on the East Coast of Tasmania.

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