Sooty Shearwater

Ardenna grisea - Puffin fuligineux

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Procellariidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ardenna

  • Species
    :

    grisea

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 51 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 94 à 109 cm.
  • Weight
    : 650 à 978 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Sooty Shearwater (Ardenna grisea) is a species of bird in the Procellariidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Puffin fuligineux,
  • Pardela Sombría,
  • Pardela-preta,
  • Dunkler Sturmtaucher,
  • szürke vészmadár,
  • Grauwe Pijlstormvogel,
  • Berta grigia,
  • Grå lira,
  • Grålire,
  • víchrovník tmavý,
  • buřňák temný,
  • Sodfarvet Skråpe,
  • nokiliitäjä,
  • Malbaartjie,
  • baldriga grisa,
  • Gráskrofa,
  • burzyk szary,
  • tumšais vētrasputns,
  • črni viharnik,
  • Серый буревестник,
  • ハイイロミズナギドリ,
  • 灰鹱,
  • 灰水薙鳥〔灰鸌,煙黑鸌〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Temperate ; 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

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