Wedge-tailed Shearwater

Ardenna pacifica - Puffin fouquet

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Procellariiformes

  • Family
    :

    Procellariidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ardenna

  • Species
    :

    pacifica

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 46 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 97 à 105 cm.
  • Weight
    : 3 à 5 g
Longevity

29 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Puffin fouquet
adult

Wedge-tailed Shearwater (Ardenna pacifica) is a species of bird in the Procellariidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Puffin fouquet,
  • Pardela del Pacífico,
  • Pardela do Pacífico,
  • Keilschwanz-Sturmtaucher,
  • változékony vészmadár,
  • Wigstaartpijlstormvogel,
  • Berta cuneata,
  • Kilstjärtslira,
  • Kilehalelire,
  • víchrovník klinochvostý,
  • buřňák klínoocasý,
  • Kilehalet Skråpe,
  • suippopyrstöliitäjä,
  • Keilstertpylstormvoël,
  • baldriga del Pacífic,
  • Hafskrofa,
  • burzyk klinosterny,
  • ķīļastes vētrasputns,
  • klinorepi viharnik,
  • Клинохвостый буревестник,
  • Penggunting-laut pasifik,
  • オナガミズナギドリ,
  • 曳尾鹱,
  • นกจมูกหลอดหางพลั่ว,
  • 長尾水薙鳥〔曳尾鸌〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

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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