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Vanuata Petrel Pterodroma occulta

Described by: Falla (1976)
Alternate common name(s): Vanuatu Petrel, Falla's Petrel
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


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N. Vanuatu, Banks Group, 30 miles e. Mera Lava Is.
The breeding sites of this species are unknown;
Disperses at least to the coast of ne. Australia (n. New South Wales) and may range into the n. Pacific Ocean. Birds sighted off nw. Queensland may be this species;


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


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