Birds of Costa Rica

    PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters, Diving Petrels)  
Genus: Pseudobulweria (1 species, 5 worldwide)

Tahiti Petrel
Tahiti Petrel (Pseudobulweria rostrata) Near Threatened
Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia  
Photograph by Liam Murphy   © All Rights Reserved.

Note strong black and white. Nests near Tahiti, and has been recorded from Mexico to Panama, but not close to shore.

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Really Experimental sites:       Guyana       Cuba