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  Wilsons Storm-Petrel (Oceanites oceanicus)





Wilsons Storm-Petrel | Oceanites oceanicus photo
Wilson's Storm-petrel, Oceanites oceanicus, Location: Gulf Stream off of Hatteras, North Carolina, United States

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Wilsons Storm-Petrel | Oceanites oceanicus photo
Wilson's Storm-Petrel

Image by Dave Fletcher - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

BIRD FACTS

distribution map showing range of Oceanites oceanicus in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Procellariiformes
Family:Hydrobatidae
Genus:Oceanites
Species:oceanicus
Common Name:Wilsons Storm-Petrel