Storm Petrel
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Characteristics
Colouring Black body, white rump and wing stripe
Voice Soft purring trill
Feeds on Offal, fish and marine invertibrates
Flight Constand easy and relaxed
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Storm Petrel
Storm Petrel
Also Known As ..
European Storm-petrel
Page Last Updated 05/09/2017 06:40:00
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Localised
Order Procellariiformes
Family Hydrobatidae
Species Hydrobates pelagicus
Category Petrels
StdName European Storm-petrel
Vital Statistics
Length 14 to 17 cms
Weight 23 to 29 gms
Wingspan 36 to 39 cms
Lifespan 1 to 20 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Curved
Tail Length Short
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
CAN
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Storm Petrel (Species=Hydrobates pelagicus / Standard Name=European Storm-petrel)