Black-winged petrel

photo by Christopher Watson

Scientific classification

Order

Procellariiformes

Family

Procellariidae

Subfamily

Pterodroma

Species

nigripennis

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally dark grey plumage
* Small black bill, white cheeks and square-cut tail
* Size: about 29 cm, wingspan: about 61 cm

Habitat

Coastal areas and open sea

Countries

Asia
Oceania

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