Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Shearwaters and Petrels :: Atlantic Petrel

Atlantic Petrel Pterodroma incerta

Described by: Schlegel (1863)
Alternate common name(s): Hooded Petrel, Schlegel's Petrel
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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S. Atlantic Ocean;
Tristan da Cunha and Gough Is.
Disperses from 20S to 50S and from s. Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina to South Africa and s. Mozambique.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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