Dark morph Herald Petrels off the Marquesas Islands

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Michael Szabo
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Dark morph Herald Petrels off the Marquesas Islands

Postby Michael Szabo » Tue Oct 12, 2021 9:42 am

Robert Flood and Kirk Zufelt report via Facebook that they observed and photographed a handful of dark-morph Herald Petrels off Ua Pou during their recent 18-day at-sea circumnavigation of the Marquesas Islands.

Link to photo: https://scontent.fpmr1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/ ... e=61892260

Link: https://scontent.fpmr1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/ ... e=6188F902

Link: https://scontent.fpmr1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/ ... e=618902D8
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Re: Dark morph Herald Petrels off the Marquesas Islands

Postby Michael Szabo » Thu Oct 14, 2021 9:08 am

Bob Flood has also posted this video footage of Herald Petrels off Ua Pou:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YqZfK0CuBg
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