Band-rumped Storm Petrel

Oceanodroma castro - Océanite de Castro

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Hydrobatidés

  • Genus
    :

    Oceanodroma

  • Species
    :

    castro

Descriptor

Harcourt, 1851

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 21 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 44 à 46 cm.
  • Weight
    : 29 à 56 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Band-rumped Storm Petrel (Oceanodroma castro) is a species of bird in the Hydrobatidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Océanite de Castro,
  • Paíño de Madeira,
  • Painho-da-ilha-da-madeira / Roquinho,
  • Madeirawellenläufer,
  • madeirai viharfecske,
  • Madeirastormvogeltje,
  • Uccello delle tempeste di Castro,
  • Oceanlöpare,
  • Passatstormsvale,
  • víchrovníček černastý,
  • buřňáček madeirský,
  • Madeirastormsvale,
  • madeirankeiju,
  • ocell de tempesta de Madeira,
  • Ránarsvala,
  • nawałnik białorzytny,
  • Madeiras vētrasburātājs,
  • madeirski strakoš,
  • Мадейрская качурка,
  • クロコシジロウミツバメ,
  • 斑腰叉尾海燕,
  • 哈考氏叉尾海燕,

Habitat

Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged) ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m) ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Sea Cliffs and Rocky Offshore Islands

Geographic range

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