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Petrels and Shearwaters (Procellariidae)

Atlantic Petrel (Pterodroma incerta) - HBW 1, p. 239

French: Pétrel de Schlegel German: Schlegelsturmvogel Spanish: Petrel de Schlegel
Other common names: Hooded/Schlegel's Petrel

Taxonomy: Procellaria incerta Schlegel, 1863, Mers australes, côtes de la Nouvelle Zélande, et Mers de l'Australie.
Has been considered sibling species of P. lessonii. Monotypic.

Distribution: S Atlantic, breeding at Tristan da Cunha and Gough I.

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