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

Madeira Petrel Pterodroma madeira

Described by: Mathews (1934)
Alternate common name(s): Zino's Petrel, Madeira Freira
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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C. e. Atlantic Ocean in the vicinity of Madeira Is.;
Ex. restricted range;
A single colony in the vicinity of Pico do Cedro, Curral das Freiras. Additional undiscovered colonies may exist.
Disperses into the ec. Atlantic s. off the nw. coast of Africa (Morocco, Mauritania, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia).


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


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