Phoenix Petrel

Pterodroma alba - Pétrel à poitrine blanche

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Procellariidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pterodroma

  • Species
    :

    alba

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 35 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 83 cm.
  • Weight
    : 219 à 339 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Phoenix Petrel (Pterodroma alba) is a species of bird in the Procellariidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pétrel à poitrine blanche,
  • Petrel de la Phoenix,
  • Grazina-das-fênix,
  • Phönixsturmvogel,
  • Phoenixstormvogel,
  • Petrello delle Phoenix,
  • Phoenixpetrell,
  • Phoenixpetrell,
  • tajfúnnik polynézsky,
  • buřňák tichomořský,
  • Phoenixpetrel,
  • sirppiviistäjä,
  • petrell de les illes Fènix,
  • petrel polinezyjski,
  • Белый тайфунник,
  • ムナオビシロハラミズナギドリ,
  • 白腹圆尾鹱,
  • 白腹圓尾鸌,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; 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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