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Hall's Giant-Petrel

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Macronectes halli Scientific name
Procellariiformes Order
Procellariidae Family
81-94cm (Wingspan 150 - 210 cm) Length
Rocky offshore islands, cliffs, sand dunes, coastal waters, open ocean. Often found at seal colonies. Range:- Circumpolar Southern oceans, Breed:- Antipodes Islands, Aukland Islands,, Campbell Island, Chatham Islands:- Forty-Fours, Crozet Islands, Kerguelen, Macquarie, Prince Edward Islands, South Georgia Island, Habitat
 1 eggs, incubation 50-60 days, fledging 108 days. Clutch
Fish, squid, offal, young sea birds including albatros. Food  
3851 - TSN: 174595 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

AKA:- Afrikaans: Grootnellie
Czech: Burnák Halluv, buřňák Hallův
Danish: Nordlig Kćmpestormfugl
German: Hallsturmvogel, Hall-Sturmvogel, Nördlicher Riesensturmvogel
English: Hall's Fulmar, Hall's Giant Fulmar, Hall's Giant Petrel, Hall's Giant-Petrel, Nellie, Northern Giant Petrel, Northern Giant-Petrel, Stinker, Subantarctic Giant Fulmar, Subantarctic Giant Petrel
Spanish: Abanto-marino Subantártico, Petrel Gigante de Hall, Petrel gigante oscuro, Petrel gigante subantártico
Spanish (Argentine): Petrel gigante oscuro
Spanish (Chile): Petrel gigante subantártico
Spanish (Uruguay): Petrel Gigante de Hall, Petrel Gigante Oscuro
Estonian: rait-tormilind
Finnish: Tummamyrskyliitäjä
French: Fulmar de Hall, Fulmar subantarctique, Ossifrage du Nord, Pétrel de Hall, Pétrel géant subantarctique
Icelandic: Jötunfýlingur
Italian: Ossifraga del nord, Ossifraga di Hall
Japanese: kitaoofurumakamome
Japanese: キタオオフルマカモメ
Latin: Macronectes halli
Lithuanian: Éiaurinis audrapaukétis
Maori: Pangurunguru
Dutch: Noordelijke Reuzenstormvogel
Norwegian: Nordkjempepetrell
Polish: petrelec wielki
Portuguese: Pardelăo-subantárctico, Petrel- gigante-do-norte, petrel-gigante-do-norte
Portuguese (Brazil): Petrel-gigante-do-norte
Russian: Северный гигантский буревестник
Slovak: plavec tmavý
Slovenian: severni veleviharnik
Swedish: Nordlig jättestormfĺgel
Turkish: kuzey dev firtina kuşu, kuzey dev fırtınakuşu
Chinese: 霍氏巨鹱

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