Pelecaniformes

Tropicbirds (Phaethontidae)

HBW 1, p. 280

  • Medium-sized seabirds with long, narrow wings and central tail feathers elongated to form streamers.
  • Pantropical.
  • Tropical and subtropical oceans, largely pelagic.
  • 1 genus, 3 species, 12 taxa.
  • No species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
  • 3
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1 genus, 3 species

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