Tahiti Petrel (Pterodroma rostrata)

Taxonomy

Two subspecies known:
P. r. rostrata
P. r. trouessarti
 

Identification

No information yet
 

Where and When

Once considered a rarity, now known to be a fairly frequent summer visitor along the southern Queensland coast of Australia.
 

Photographs on the web

Flight shot showing undersurface by Niels Dreyer, hosted on the Gold Coast Pelagic Birding Tours web page.
 

Literature

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