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Cape petrel


The Cape petrel (Daption capense), also called the Cape pigeon, pintado petrel, or Cape fulmar, is a common seabird of the Southern Ocean from the family ...

Cape petrel videos, photos and facts - Daption capense | ARKive


Although both its common name and specific name refer the Cape of Good Hope, where it was first described, the Cape Petrel is actually found throughout the ...

Cape Petrel (Daption capense) - BirdLife species factsheet


Justification This species has an extremely large range, and hence does not approach the thresholds for Vulnerable under the range size criterion (Extent of ...

Cape petrel — Australian Antarctic Division


Feb 16, 2012 ... Cape petrels (Daption capense) are distinctively patterned black-and-white on their upperparts, while their underparts are mostly white.

Cape pigeon - New Zealand Birds


cape petrel. "The Cape Pigeon has long been known to voyagers of the southern hemisphere, being abundant in the cold and temperate seas and conspicuous ...

Cape Petrel - Oceanwide Expeditions


Cape Petrels do a lot of their feeding by swimming and pecking at the water to catch krill. They also occasionally dive to strain krill out from the water. In addition  ...

Daption capense (Cape Petrel, Cape Pigeon, Pintado Petrel)


Range Description: During breeding season, Cape Petrels feed around Antarctica's shelf and during the winter they range further north, as far as Angola and the ...

Ashy Storm-Petrel - Channel Islands National Park (U.S. National ...


The ashy storm-petrel relies upon the isolated breeding grounds of the Channel Islands National Park to ensure its successful reproduction. Due to its sensitivity ...

Cape Petrel - Pictures and facts - Birds @ thewebsiteofeverything.com


The Cape Petrel is the only known member of the genus Daption and is in turn a member of the procellariidae family and Procellariiformes order. There appears ...

Wilson's Storm-Petrel | Audubon Field Guide


... of the Arctic. Although it nests only in far southern oceans, Wilson's Storm- Petrel is often the most common seabird off the Atlantic Coast of the United States .

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Cape petrel | New Zealand Birds Online


With their sharply contrasting black-and-white chequered plumage, Cape petrels are probably the most familiar and easily recognisable of New Zealand's ...

Cape petrels, Cape pigeon, Pintado - Antarctica fact file, birds


Cape petrels, Cape pigeons, Pintado petrels, Antarctic birds, pictures and facts.

Cape Petrel, Cape Pigeon or Pintado Petrel - AvianWeb


Cape Petrel, Daption capense, also called Cape Pigeons or Pintado Petrels: Origin, Description, Photos, Diet and Breeding.