Elliot's Storm Petrel

Oceanites gracilis - Océanite d'Elliot

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Oceanitidés

  • Genus
    :

    Oceanites

  • Species
    :

    gracilis

Descriptor

Elliot, DG, 1859

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Océanite d'Elliot
adult
Océanite d'Elliot
adult

Elliot's Storm Petrel (Oceanites gracilis) is a species of bird in the Oceanitidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Oceanites gracilis gracilis (w Pacific from Ecuador to Chile)
  • Oceanites gracilis galapagoensis (Galápagos Is.)

Foreign names

  • Océanite d'Elliot,
  • Paíño de Elliot,
  • Alma-de-mestre-pequeno,
  • Elliotsturmschwalbe,
  • Sierlijk Stormvogeltje,
  • Uccello delle tempeste culbianco,
  • Vitbukad stormsvala,
  • Dansestormsvale,
  • búrkozvest malý,
  • buřňáček drobný,
  • Hvidbuget Stormsvale,
  • pikkuetelänkeiju,
  • ocell de tempesta d'Elliot,
  • oceannik krótkodzioby,
  • Качурка Эллиота,
  • コアシナガウミツバメ,
  • 白臀洋海燕,
  • 白臀洋海燕,

Habitat

Océanite d'Elliot
adult

Shrubland : Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; 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)

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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