Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Shearwaters and Petrels :: Barau's Petrel
Barau's Petrel Pterodroma baraui
Described by: Jouanin (1964)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeSw. Indian Ocean in the vicinity of the Mascarene Is.;
Reunion (gathers in the estuary of the St. Etienne River) and Rodrigues Is. in the Mascarene Is.
Its dispersal pattern is poorly known, but seems to be e. into the Indian Ocean s. of about 20°S. It has been recorded from waters off w. Madagascar to s. of Sumatra, Java, Cocos (Keeling) Is. and Christmas Is.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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