Not all snow white petrels are snow petrels

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Colin Miskelly
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Not all snow white petrels are snow petrels

Postby Colin Miskelly » Sun Mar 03, 2019 8:02 pm

Kia ora

I have just returned from Mana Island, where one of the staff there asked if I could identify a mystery bird that had been picked up (desiccated) on the beach a few weeks ago. Fortunately I knew what a Cape petrel skull looked like.

Nga mihi
Colin
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