WHITE-FACED STORM PETREL

(Pelagodroma marina)

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Roberts VI / VII (   ) / 479
Clements 2000 12.0040
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
12-4

 

A medium bird, (19-20 cm), widespread in the Indian and Atlantic oceans. It is a very rare vagrant to South African waters with three records off the western Cape. Its status is currently under review.

 

List of Stamps showing White-faced Storm Petrel

Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Maldives 1086 1095 1985 Rf 4.50
Palau 1877 2002 20c
Tristan da Cunha 0221 0223 1977 2p