Great-winged Petrel (Pterodroma macroptera)

Taxonomy

Two subspecies currently recognized:
P. m. macroptera
P. m. gouldi

Also known as Grey-faced Petrel, Long-winged Petrel and Long-winged Fulmar.
 

Identification

Where and When

Photographs on the web

Small series Photos by Mark Welfare taken on the August 8th 1996 during a Shearwater Journeys pelagic trip to the Cordell Bank, seen 23 miles off Bodega Head in Marin County, Northern California.
 

Literature



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