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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 ...


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


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 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  ...


Feb 9, 2017 ... Cape petrels (Daption capense) are distinctively patterned black-and-white on their upperparts, while their underparts are mostly white.


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


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 ...


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


Check out the full taxonomy and distribution of Cape Petrel on HBW Alive. ... on chum among several Northern Giant Petrels and Antipodean Albatrosses.