Wedge-tailed shearwater

photo by Duncan Wright

Scientific classification

Order

Procellariiformes

Family

Procellariidae

Subfamily

Puffinus

Species

pacificus

Appearance

* Pretty large bird with dark brown-grey upperparts and pale underparts
* Pretty long wedge-formed tail and long slender wings
* Size: about 40 cm

Habitat

Coastal areas and open sea

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Oceania

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