Birds of Peru

    PROCELLARIIFORMES: Procellariidae (Petrels, Shearwaters, Diving Petrels)  
Genus: Pterodroma (4 species, 34 worldwide)

Cook's Petrel
Cook's Petrel (Pterodroma cookii) Vulnerable
Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand  
Photograph by Ron Knight     Copyright and usage info

De Filippi's Petrel
De Filippi's Petrel (Pterodroma defilippiana) Vulnerable
Valparaiso, Chile  
Photograph by Cristián Pinto     Copyright and usage info

Split from Cook's Petrel, and virtually identical. Note 'M' on back of wings of both species.

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Kermadec Petrel (Pterodroma neglecta)

Galapagos Petrel
Galapagos Petrel (Pterodroma phaeopygia) Critically Endangered
  Split from the Dark-rumped Petrel of Hawaii. It breeds only in the highlands on four of the Galapagos Islands (Athanas)
Photograph by Tropical Birding (Nick Athanas)   © All Rights Reserved.

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