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Family: Procellariidae (See list of species below)

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86 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Aphrodroma brevirostris
[Kerguelen petrel]
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Bulweria bulwerii
[Bulwer's petrel]
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Bulweria fallax
[Jouanin's petrel]
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Calonectris borealis
[scopoli's shearwater]


Calonectris diomedea
[Cory's shearwater]
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Calonectris edwardsii
[Cape Verde shearwater]
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Calonectris leucomelas
[streaked shearwater]


Daption capense
[Cape petrel]
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Fulmarus glacialis
[northern fulmar]
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Fulmarus glacialoides
[southern fulmar]
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Halobaena caerulea
[blue petrel]
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Macronectes giganteus
[southern giant petrel]
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Macronectes halli
[northern giant petrel]
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Pachyptila belcheri
[thin-billed prion]


Pachyptila crassirostris
[fulmar prion]


Pachyptila desolata
[Antarctic prion]
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Pachyptila macgillivrayi
[MacGillivray's prion]
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Pachyptila salvini
[Salvin's prion]


Pachyptila turtur
[fairy prion]


Pachyptila vittata
[broad-billed prion]
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Pagodroma confusa
[greater snow-petrel]
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Pagodroma nivea
[snow petrel]


Procellaria aequinoctialis
[white-chinned petrel]
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Procellaria cinerea
[grey petrel]
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Procellaria conspicillata
[spectacled petrel]
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Procellaria parkinsoni
[Parkinson's petrel]
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Procellaria westlandica
[westland petrel]
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Pseudobulweria aterrima
[Mascarene petrel]
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Pseudobulweria becki
[Beck's petrel]
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Pseudobulweria macgillivrayi
[Fiji petrel]
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Pseudobulweria rostrata
[Tahiti petrel]
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Pterodroma alba
[Phoenix petrel]
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Pterodroma arminjoniana
[Trindade petrel]
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Pterodroma atrata
[Henderson petrel]
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Pterodroma axillaris
[Chatham Island petrel]
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Pterodroma baraui
[Barau's petrel]
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Pterodroma brevipes
[collared petrel]
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Pterodroma cahow
[Bermuda petrel]
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Pterodroma caribbaea
[Jamaica petrel]
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Pterodroma cervicalis
[white-necked petrel]
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Pterodroma cookii
[Cook's petrel]
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Pterodroma defilippiana
[De Filippi's petrel]
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Pterodroma externa
[Juan Fernandez petrel]
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Pterodroma feae
[Cape Verde petrel]
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Pterodroma hasitata
[black-capped petrel]
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Pterodroma heraldica
[Herald petrel]
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Pterodroma hypoleuca
[Bonin petrel]
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Pterodroma incerta
[Atlantic petrel]
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Pterodroma inexpectata
[mottled petrel]
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Pterodroma lessonii
[white-headed petrel]
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Pterodroma leucoptera
[Gould's petrel]
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Pterodroma longirostris
[Stejneger's petrel]
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Pterodroma macroptera
[great-winged petrel]
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Pterodroma madeira
[Madeira petrel]
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Pterodroma magentae
[magenta petrel]
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Pterodroma mollis
[soft-plumaged petrel]
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Pterodroma neglecta
[Kermadec petrel]
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Pterodroma nigripennis
[black-winged petrel]
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Pterodroma occulta
[Vanuatu petrel]
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Pterodroma phaeopygia
[Galapagos petrel]
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Pterodroma pycrofti
[Pycroft's petrel]
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Pterodroma sandwichensis
[Hawaiian dark-rumped petrel]
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Pterodroma solandri
[Providence petrel]
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Pterodroma ultima
[Murphy's petrel]
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Puffinus assimilis
[little shearwater]
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Puffinus auricularis
[Townsend's shearwater]
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Puffinus baroli
[Macaronesian shearwater]
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Puffinus boydi
[Cape Verde little shearwater]
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Puffinus bulleri
[Buller's shearwater]
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Puffinus carneipes
[flesh-footed shearwater]
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Puffinus creatopus
[pink-footed shearwater]
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Puffinus gavia
[fluttering shearwater]
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Puffinus gravis
[greater shearwater]


Puffinus griseus
[sooty shearwater]
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Puffinus heinrothi
[Heinroth's shearwater]
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Puffinus huttoni
[Hutton's shearwater]
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Puffinus lherminieri
[Audubon's shearwater]
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Puffinus mauretanicus
[balearic shearwater]
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Puffinus nativitatis
[Christmas shearwater]
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Puffinus newelli
[Newell's shearwater]
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Puffinus opisthomelas
[black-vented shearwater]
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Puffinus pacificus
[wedge-tailed shearwater]
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Puffinus puffinus
[Manx shearwater]
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Puffinus tenuirostris
[short-tailed shearwater]
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Puffinus yelkouan
[Levantine shearwater]
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Thalassoica antarctica
[Antarctic petrel]
86 Species of Family Procellariidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Aphrodroma brevirostris Kerguelen petrel Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 36 TL
Bulweria bulwerii Bulwer's petrel Indo-West Pacific and Atl 27 TL
Bulweria fallax Jouanin's petrel Indo-West Pacific Ocean. 32 TL
Calonectris borealis scopoli's shearwater Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc
Calonectris diomedea Cory's shearwater Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 53 TL
Calonectris edwardsii Cape Verde shearwater Atlantic Ocean.
Calonectris leucomelas streaked shearwater Indo-West Pacific and Sou 48 TL
Daption capense Cape petrel Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 40 TL
Fulmarus glacialis northern fulmar Pacific Ocean, Atlantic O 51 TL
Fulmarus glacialoides southern fulmar Indo-Pacific, Southern At 50 TL
Halobaena caerulea blue petrel Southern Pacific, Atlanti 30 TL
Macronectes giganteus southern giant petrel Indo-Pacific, Atlantic an 99 TL
Macronectes halli northern giant petrel Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 94 TL
Pachyptila belcheri thin-billed prion Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 26 TL
Pachyptila crassirostris fulmar prion Southwest Pacific 28 TL
Pachyptila desolata Antarctic prion Indo-Pacific, Southern At 27 TL
Pachyptila macgillivrayi MacGillivray's prion Indian Ocean and the Anta
Pachyptila salvini Salvin's prion Indo-Pacific and the Anta 28 TL
Pachyptila turtur fairy prion Indo- Pacific, Southern A 28 TL
Pachyptila vittata broad-billed prion Indo-Pacific, Southern At 30 TL
Pagodroma confusa greater snow-petrel Antarctic.
Pagodroma nivea snow petrel Southern Ocean and the An 35 TL
Procellaria aequinoctialis white-chinned petrel Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 58 TL
Procellaria cinerea grey petrel Indo-Pacific, Southern At 50 TL
Procellaria conspicillata spectacled petrel Southern Atlantic and Wes
Procellaria parkinsoni Parkinson's petrel Pacific Ocean. Tropical 46 TL
Procellaria westlandica westland petrel Southwest Pacific 51 TL
Pseudobulweria aterrima Mascarene petrel Indian Ocean. 36 TL
Pseudobulweria becki Beck's petrel Western Pacific 29 TL
Pseudobulweria macgillivrayi Fiji petrel Western Central Pacific 30 TL
Pseudobulweria rostrata Tahiti petrel Indo-Pacific and Western 39 TL
Pterodroma alba Phoenix petrel Indo-Pacific. Tropical a 35 TL
Pterodroma arminjoniana Trindade petrel Indo-Pacific and Western 39 TL
Pterodroma atrata Henderson petrel Pacific Ocean
Pterodroma axillaris Chatham Island petrel Southwest Pacific 30 TL
Pterodroma baraui Barau's petrel Indo-West Pacific. 38 TL
Pterodroma brevipes collared petrel Pacific Ocean. 30 TL
Pterodroma cahow Bermuda petrel Northern Atlantic and the 38 TL
Pterodroma caribbaea Jamaica petrel Western Central Atlantic.
Pterodroma cervicalis white-necked petrel Indo-Pacific. 43 TL
Pterodroma cookii Cook's petrel Indo-Pacific and Western 26 TL
Pterodroma defilippiana De Filippi's petrel Eastern Pacific 26 TL
Pterodroma externa Juan Fernandez petrel Indo-Pacific and Southeas 43 TL
Pterodroma feae Cape Verde petrel Atlantic Ocean and Wester 35 TL
Pterodroma hasitata black-capped petrel Atlantic Ocean and Easter 46 TL
Pterodroma heraldica Herald petrel Indo-Pacific and Western
Pterodroma hypoleuca Bonin petrel Pacific Ocean. 30 TL
Pterodroma incerta Atlantic petrel Southern Atlantic and Wes 43 TL
Pterodroma inexpectata mottled petrel Indo-Pacific, Northwest A 35 TL
Pterodroma lessonii white-headed petrel Indo-Pacific, Southern At 46 TL
Pterodroma leucoptera Gould's petrel Indo-West Pacific. 30 TL
Pterodroma longirostris Stejneger's petrel Pacific Ocean. 26 TL
Pterodroma macroptera great-winged petrel Indo-West Pacific, Southe 41 TL
Pterodroma madeira Madeira petrel Atlantic Ocean. 33 TL
Pterodroma magentae magenta petrel Endemic in New Zealand. 38 TL
Pterodroma mollis soft-plumaged petrel Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 37 TL
Pterodroma neglecta Kermadec petrel Indo-Pacific and Southeas 38 TL
Pterodroma nigripennis black-winged petrel Indo-Pacific. 30 TL
Pterodroma occulta Vanuatu petrel Pacific Ocean
Pterodroma phaeopygia Galapagos petrel Pacific Ocean and Western 43 TL
Pterodroma pycrofti Pycroft's petrel Southwest Pacific 26 TL
Pterodroma sandwichensis Hawaiian dark-rumped petrel Indo-Pacific. 43 TL
Pterodroma solandri Providence petrel Indo-West Pacific. 40 TL
Pterodroma ultima Murphy's petrel Eastern Pacific. 41 TL
Puffinus assimilis little shearwater Indo-West Pacific. 30 TL
Puffinus auricularis Townsend's shearwater Pacific Ocean and Western 35 TL
Puffinus baroli Macaronesian shearwater Eastern Atlantic and the
Puffinus boydi Cape Verde little shearwater Eastern Central Atlantic
Puffinus bulleri Buller's shearwater Indo-Pacific and Western 46 TL
Puffinus carneipes flesh-footed shearwater Indo-Pacific. Tropical t 45 TL
Puffinus creatopus pink-footed shearwater Pacific Ocean and Southwe 48 TL
Puffinus gavia fluttering shearwater Pacific Ocean. 36 TL
Puffinus gravis greater shearwater Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 53 TL
Puffinus griseus sooty shearwater Circumglobal. 46 TL
Puffinus heinrothi Heinroth's shearwater Western Central Pacific 27 TL
Puffinus huttoni Hutton's shearwater Southwest Pacific 38 TL
Puffinus lherminieri Audubon's shearwater Atlantic Ocean and Indo-P 30 TL
Puffinus mauretanicus balearic shearwater Eastern Pacific, Western 40 TL
Puffinus nativitatis Christmas shearwater Pacific Ocean and Western 38 TL
Puffinus newelli Newell's shearwater Pacific Ocean. 35 TL
Puffinus opisthomelas black-vented shearwater Eastern Pacific and Weste 38 TL
Puffinus pacificus wedge-tailed shearwater Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 46 TL
Puffinus puffinus Manx shearwater Atlantic and the Mediterr 38 TL
Puffinus tenuirostris short-tailed shearwater Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Oc 43 TL
Puffinus yelkouan Levantine shearwater Northwest Pacific, Northe 37 TL
Thalassoica antarctica Antarctic petrel Endemic to Antarctica. Fo 46 TL



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