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Heinroths Shearwater
... the rarely seen Heinroth's Shearwater (Brian Field)

Photo by Brian Field © all rights reserved

Taken on a Birdquest Tour to the Solomon Islands

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Puffinus heinrothi Scientific name
Procellariiformes Order
Procellariidae Family
27 cm Length
Breeding sites have never been found but it may breed in tropical montane forest, rocky offshore islands, cliffs, sand dunes. Non-breeding, coastal & open ocean. Habitat
No data.  eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
No data probably small fish, squid & other marine life Food  
3924 - TSN: 723324  - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable Status

If you have sound recording of the Procellariidae please send it to xeno-canto. 

AKA:- Czech: Burnák Heinrothuv, buřňák Heinrothův
Danish: New Britain-skrĺpe
German: Heinrothssturmtaucher, Heinrothsturmtaucher, Heinroth-Sturmtaucher
English: Heinroth's Shearwater
Spanish: Pardela de Heinroth
Estonian: pisi-tormilind
Finnish: Haamuliitäjä
French: Puffin de Heinroth
Italian: Berta dell'Heinroth, Berta di Heinroth
Japanese: bisumarukumizunagidori
Japanese: ビスマルクミズナギドリ
Latin: Puffinus heinrothi, Puffinus lherminieri heinrothi
Dutch: Heinroth-pijlstormvogel, Heinroths Pijlstormvogel
Norwegian: Melanesialire
Polish: burzyk podbielaly, burzyk podbielały
Russian: Буревестник Хейнрота
Slovak: víchrovník melanézsky
Swedish: Melanesisk lira
Chinese: 所罗门鹱
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