ATLANTIC PETREL

(Pterodroma incerta)

Also known as Schlegel's Petrel (H)

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Roberts VI / VII 26 / 507
Clements 2000 11.0140
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
11-14

 

 
A medium sized bird (45 cm) found in the S Atlantic and W Indian Oceans. A rare non breeding visitor to the Cape waters, it tends to follows ships. Diet is probably mainly squid.

 

List of Stamps showing Atlantic Petrel

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Michel

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No stamps issued