Northern Giant Petrel

Macronectes halli - Pétrel de Hall

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Procellariidés

  • Genus
    :

    Macronectes

  • Species
    :

    halli

Descriptor

Mathews, 1912

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 94 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 180 à 200 cm.
  • Weight
    : 3800 g
Longevity

20 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Northern Giant Petrel (Macronectes halli) is a species of bird in the Procellariidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pétrel de Hall,
  • Abanto-marino Subantártico,
  • Pardelão-subantárctico,
  • Hallsturmvogel,
  • északi óriáshojsza,
  • Noordelijke Reuzenstormvogel,
  • Ossifraga del nord,
  • Nordlig jättestormfågel,
  • Nordkjempepetrell,
  • plavec tmavý,
  • buřňák Hallův,
  • Nordlig Kæmpestormfugl,
  • tummamyrskyliitäjä,
  • Grootnellie,
  • petrell gegant subantàrtic,
  • Jötunfýlingur,
  • petrelec wielki,
  • severni veleviharnik,
  • Северный гигантский буревестник,
  • キタオオフルマカモメ,
  • 霍氏巨鹱,
  • 北方巨鸌〔賀爾氏巨鸌〕,

Habitat

Grassland : Subantarctic ; 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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